Open to: All teachers.
Opportunity at a Glance: The Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes teachers who exemplify the professional work of thousands of outstanding, progressive teachers and innovative educators striving to attain New York standards and success for all of their students. Winners are recognized and rewarded with a $5,000 stipend for their continued learning and professional endeavors.
Application deadline: Friday, March 22.
For more information: Visit the Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award website.