Graduate Education Colleague Recommendation

Thank you for completing the following recommendation form. The individual you are recommending intends to apply to one of the following Graduate Programs at Northwest Nazarene University.

  • M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction & Innovation
  • M.Ed. Building Administration
  • Ed.S. Building Administration
  • Ed.S. Director of Special Education
  • Ed.S. Superintendent
  • Ed.S. Leadership & Organizational Development
  • Ed.D. Educational Leadership
  • Ph.D. Educational Leadership

Please rank the applicant for each skill listed below. If the statement is not relevant to the applicant at this time, select ‘undecided.’
Strongly Agree (5)
Agree (4)
Undecided/Not Relevant (3)
Disagree (2)
Strongly Disagree (1)

Committed to critical reflection for personal growth*
Cooperates with colleagues in planning instruction or workplace practices*
Seeks professional growth opportunities*
Upholds the laws and ethical codes governing their profession*
Listens to colleagues’ ideas and suggestions to improve instruction or workplace practices*
Takes initiative to promote ethical and responsible professional practice*
Verbally communicates effectively with others (students, parents, and colleagues)*
Written communication is effective*
Works well with others in implementing a common initiative*
Is a thoughtful and responsive listener*
Assumes responsibility when working with others*
Views education as an important profession*
Punctual and reliable in attendance*
Maintains a professional appearance*
Honors commitments*
Is willing to receive constructive feedback*
Communicates in ways that demonstrates respect for the feelings, ideas, and contributions of others*
Quality of work meets or exceeds requirements*
Demonstrates appropriate judgement in making decisions*
Meets deadlines consistently*