Extraordinary Educators

Celebrating Educators!

Extraordinary Educators

We are thrilled to announce the Curriculum Associates Extraordinary Educators program, which establishes an annual tradition of celebrating and connecting best-in-class teachers who demonstrate established criteria. Extraordinary Educators will receive recognition locally and nationally, a network of peers from around the country, professional development opportunities, and the opportunity to attend the Extraordinary Educators Leadership Summit.

What makes an Extraordinary Educator?

Curriculum Associates Extraordinary Educators:

  • Have taught for at least two years
  • Have experience using i-Ready® and/or Ready® in their classrooms
  • Illustrate growth and achievement via formal assessment(s)
  • Demonstrate classroom innovation and engagement practices for students     
  • Are evangelists for high standards and student achievement
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Meet the Extraordinary Educators!

Learn about the inspiring work these educators are doing in their classrooms and schools.

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Hear the Latest from Extraordinary Educators!

Listen to our Extraordinary Educator podcast for tips and strategies to use with your students!

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Apply to Be an Extraordinary Educator

The application for the Class of 2022 is closed. Please check back next fall to apply for the Class of 2023!


Contact us if you have any questions about the program. Our team is here to help!


Individuals recognized as Extraordinary Educators by Curriculum Associates receive no remuneration from Curriculum Associates in connection with their designation as an Extraordinary Educator. The views, opinions, or other expressions of the Extraordinary Educators—in social media or otherwise—do not represent the policies or positions of Curriculum Associates. Curriculum Associates does not endorse, approve of, or certify any such views or opinions of Extraordinary Educators.

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