The three ACCESS Support Centers are now accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 ACCESS Awards. The five categories are as follows: ACCESS Administrator of the Year, ACCESS Teacher of the Year, ACCESS Counselor of the Year, ACCESS Facilitator of the Year, and ACCESS Student of the Year. Specific instructions for each nomination are attached below. Please have these nominations turned in to your Support Center no later than March 25, 2017. The Support Centers will choose their top three nominations in each category. These finalists must be sent to the ALSDE ACCESS office by April 17, 2017. State winners will be announced on May 15, 2017. The awards will be presented during the opening session of the Alabama Educational Technology Conference on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 8:30 AM. The session will be held at Hoover High School, 1000 Buccaneer Drive, Hoover, AL 35244.