ASBJ Recognition

American School Board Journal is honored to be recognized by the following:

Distinguished Achievement Awards for Excellence in Educational Publishing
Sponsored by the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP)


2008
Finalist (Winners to be announced in June 2008):
•    Adult Periodical of the Year
•    Most Improved Adult Periodical
•    Series: “Children at Risk” by Lawrence Hardy, December 2006 to September 2007
•    Editorial: “When Words Aren't Yours” by Glenn Cook, August 2007
•    How-To Feature: “Building the Perfect School” by Joetta Sack-Min, October 2007
•    Interview/Profile: “Newsmaker: Paul Vallas” by Joetta Sack-Min, August 2007
•    Cover Illustration: Carrie Carroll, November 2007

2007
Winners:

•    Visual Design, Article Design, and Cover Photography: “Rebuild. Rebirth. Renew,” September 2006, Carrie Carroll
•    Sponsored Publication: Education Vital Signs
•    Interview/Profile: “The Future of Teaching,” by Glenn Cook and Lawrence Hardy, October 2006

Finalist:
•    Periodical of the Year
•    Most Improved Adult Periodical
•    Cover Art: “Children at Risk,” December 2006
•    News Story: “Politics and Policy” by Del Stover, November 2006
•    Series: “Rebuild. Rebirth. Renew,” by Kathleen Vail, Naomi Dillon, and Lawrence Hardy, September 2006

2006
Winner:
•    Interview/Profile: “The Next 4 Years,” by Glenn Cook, February 2005

Finalist:
•    Periodical of the Year
•    Special Publication: Getting to Wellness

2005
Winner:
•    News Story: “Vouchers, Choice and Controversy,” by Glenn Cook, January 2004

Finalist:
•    Single Topic Issue: Brown v. Board of Education: The Ruling that Changed America, April 2004

2004
Winner:

•    News Story: "Fear of Falling," by Craig Colgan, May 2003
•    Feature Article: “Where the Heart Is,” by Kathleen Vail, June 2003

2003
Winner:

•    Special Publication: Learning By Design 2002



EXCEL Awards for Excellence in Association Publishing
Sponsored by the the Society of National Association Publications  (SNAP)


2007    
•    Gold Award for Feature Article (20,000 to 50,000 circulation): “Rebuild. Rebirth. Renew.” by Kathleen Vail and Naomi Dillon, September 2006
•    Silver Award for Feature Article: “Children at Risk” by Lawrence Hardy, December 2006
•    Silver Award for Cover Design: “Rebuild. Rebirth. Renew.” by Carrie Carroll, September 2006

2005
•    Bronze Award, One Topic Issue: Brown v. Board of Education: The Ruling that Changed America, April 2004



National Awards for Education Reporting
Sponsored by the Education Writers Association (EWA)


2008
•    First Place Award, Special Interest and Trade Publications: “Moment of Truth” (April), “Summer of Fate” (August), and “The Vicious Circle” (December) by Del Stover

2007
•    First Place Award, Special Interest and Trade Publications: “Katrina’s Kids” and “Rebuild, Renew, Recover,” by Glenn Cook, Naomi Dillon, Lawrence Hardy, and Kathleen Vail, April and September 2006

2006     
•    Special Citation for Special Interest and Trade Publications: “AD/HD” and “Fast Forward,” by Glenn Cook, March 2005

2003    
•    Special Citation for Special Interest and Trade Publications: “Taking Charge,” by Glenn Cook, December 2002



NSPRA Publications and Electronic Media Contest
Sponsored by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA)


2005    
•    Award of Excellence: Brown v. Board of Education: The Ruling that Changed America
•    Honorable Mention: “From First to Footnote,” by Glenn Cook, April 2004 – Honorable Mention

2004
•    Award of Excellence: American School Board Journal
•    Award of Merit: “The Perception Challenge,” by Glenn Cook, December 2003



American Society of Business Publication Editors

2005
•    Gold Award, Special Section category (under 80,000 circulation): Brown v. Board of Education: The Ruling that Changed America, April 2004



APEX Awards for Publications Excellence

2005
•    Grand Award for Special Publications: Learning By Design

2004
•    Award for Magazines: American School Board Journal

2002
•    Award for Magazines: American School Board Journal