Educators Rising national competitions are performance-based competitive events in which teenage, aspiring teachers demonstrate their knowledge, skills, and leadership in education. With a blend of individual and team events, competitions are authentic, engaging opportunities for rising educators to stretch their creativity, commitment, and professionalism.

Download the preliminary competition schedules

There will likely be some changes to these schedules. An updated schedule will be provide at the onsite judges training session on June 22 at 10:00 am.

Secondary Competitions:

Children’s Literature – K-3
Children’s Literature – Pre-K
Creative Lecture (TED Talk)
Educators Rising Leadership Award
Educators Rising Moment
Ethical Dilemma
Exploring Education Administration Careers
Exploring Non-Core Subject Teaching Careers
Exploring Support Services Careers
Impromptu Speaking
Inside Our Schools Presentation
Job Interview
Lesson Planning & Delivery – Arts
Lesson Planning & Delivery – Career & Technical Education
Lesson Planning & Delivery – Humanities
Lesson Planning & Delivery – STEM
Public Speaking
Researching Learning Challenges

Postsecondary Competitions:

Children’s Literature
Creative Lecture (TED Talk)