Awards for the ASCD Express E-Newsletter
2011 APEX Award of Excellence
The ASCD Express issue titled "Madeline Hunter Was Right!" received a 2011 APEX Award of Excellence in the e-newsletter category.
2011 EXCEL Bronze Award, E-Newsletter General Excellence
ASCD Express won the Association Media & Publishing's EXCEL bronze award in the category of Media Innovation: Electronic Newsletter, General Excellence.
Judges commented that ASCD Express has a "great design, good writing. Each issue is short and sweet. Good use of images. This well-planned and designed e-newsletter is inviting to readers and features intuitive navigation. Cohesive, visually pleasing design. Engaging use of color and graphics. The copy is well-written and has an appropriate tone for the audience."
2011 AEP Distinguished Achievement Award Finalist
ASCD Express was named as a finalist for the 2011 Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) in the newsletter/e-newsletter category.
Douglas Reeves's column series was also a finalist for the 2011 AEP Distinguished Achievement Award in the editorial column category.
2010 TRENDS All-Media Contest Gold Award Winner, Monthly Newsletter/Communication
ASCD Express won the gold award in the monthly newsletter/communication category of the 2010 Association TRENDS All-Media Contest.
The 2010 competition included more than 470 entries in 27 categories.
2010 EXCEL Gold Award Winner, General e-Newsletter Excellence
In 2010, ASCD Express won a gold award for general excellence in the electronic newsletter category in the Association Media & Publishing's 30th Annual EXCEL Awards competition.
ASCD Express had previously been recognized as a most improved newsletter, and winning gold in 2010 emphasizes our commitment to constant improvement.
2009 APEX Grand Award Winner
In 2009, ASCD Express won an APEX Grand Award, the highest recognition in the competition, in the category of nonprofit newsletter.
From almost 4,000 entries in 2099, APEX conferred 1,158 Awards of Excellence and only 100 Grand Awards.
2009 AEP Distinguished Achievement Award Finalist
ASCD Express earned a nomination for the Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP).
2008 AEP Distinguished Achievement Award Winner, Most Improved E-Newsletter, Adult Learning
In 2008, ASCD Express received the AEP's Distinguished Achievement Award for most improved e-newsletter. The redesign of the newsletter added a New Voices feature, which gives a chance for new, often younger educators to offer their informed opinion about the issue's theme or related topic. The redesign also increased the focus on ASCD books and added more color, photos, and opinions.