2016 Lynn Hall Teacher Action Research Prize [Deadline extended!]

Yale_logoGreat teachers routinely innovate by trying new lessons, modes of content delivery, or types of student activities to enrich the educational process. The Yale-Lynn Hall Teacher Action Research Prize recognizes and supports the leadership of teachers who continually work to improve their practice through action research.

How it Works

  • Develop an intervention to improve student outcomes (curriculum unit, classroom management strategy, school policy, etc.)
  • Carry out intervention and collect data
  • Evaluate impact and implications


  • First prize: $1,500 and the opportunity to present research at the Yale Education Leadership Conference on April 7-8, 2016. Reimbursement is available to cover travel expenses.
  • Second prize: $750
  • All research finalists will be published on the Conference website and disseminated to Conference participants and press

How to Enter

  • Download the submission template here

Email PDF of report to tara.anderson@yale.edu by March 1, 2016

To apply go to: