School Connect Announces Arizona’s Statewide Education and Community Award Recipients at the 2024 Champions of Education Awards

Announcing Arizona’s Champions of Education Awards Class of 2024

Scottsdale, May 3, 2024 – School Connect proudly announces the Champions of Education Awardee Class of 2024 from the Champions of Education Awards held on April 25th at Orange Tree Golf Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. Honored for their leadership, service, and legacy, these champions each share a unique story which drives their life work. Whether they are following in the footsteps of a school namesake who was the first person of Mexican American heritage in the southwest valley to graduate from college or are using their STEM expertise to tutor English language learners, each awardee is building a more humane and just world for Arizona youth.

Among those recognized at the Champions of Education Awards were seven standout leaders from business, education, faith, civic and nonprofit organizations who were honored for significant contributions to the Arizona education community.

School Connect celebrates these incredible leaders and shares their inspiring stories to pave the way for the next generation.

Congratulations to the Champions of Education Awards Class of 2024!

Education Awards

Because It Takes a Village Award

Catalyst for Education Award

Changemaker Award

Collaborative Leadership Award

School Champion of the Year Award

Hero Maker Award

Student Champion of the Year (K-6)

Student Champion of the Year (7-12)

Community Awards

Community Impact Award

Bridge Builders Award

Community Spotlight Award

National Spotlight Award

Hope Builders Award

Civic Impact Award

Founder's Heart Award

About School Connect:

School Connect works to champion children by connecting their schools to their community. The Arizona non-profit organization has been working since 2014 to help school leaders build a village of support for the children in the community by connecting, training and coaching administrators to build strong, strategic partnerships that support local schools.

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