Apply (or Nominate Someone) for the Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: The Empire State Excellence in Teaching Program supports exemplary teachers across New York State who foster creativity, instill a love of learning, motivate students to maintain high expectations and academic goals, and make a difference in the lives of students. Honorees will receive a $5,000 stipend and be invited to share their expertise and insights with regional and state education leaders.

Application deadline: Thursday, May 18.

Take action: NominateΒ a colleague or submit an application.

For more information: Visit the Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award website.