The Big Apple Awards: Nominate this November

Open to: All teachers, students, parents and community members.

Opportunity at a Glance: Do you have a teacher that you admire, who goes above and beyond contributing to your school community, or who inspires students in the classroom? The Big Apple Awards are New York City’s opportunity to recognize and celebrate some of our best teachers. This year 200+ teachers will be named District Finalists, have the opportunity to interview and/or open their classrooms to their superintendent teams, and be invited to join the citywide Teacher Excellence Network. Big Apple recipients are celebrated as examples of teaching excellence, and will spend the 2017-18 school year representing teachers citywide as members of the Chancellor’s Teacher Advisory Group. All are welcome to nominate NYC Schools teachers.

Location: Citywide.

Nomination Deadline: Friday, December 9.

Take action: Nominate any full-time classroom teacher.

For more information: Learn how the awards work, see 5 reasons to nominate a teacher, or email The Big Apple team.