The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) is looking for nominations for a great family educator for the 2015 Toyota Family Teacher of the Year Award. NCFL and Toyota initiated this partnership 18 years ago to recognize the teachers in the nation who are best at engaging families in the educational process. School and community-based teachers who are exceptional at engaging families are eligible for nomination.
The winner receives a scholarship to NCFL’s annual summit and a $20,000 grant for his/her family engagement program. In addition, one runner-up will receive a $2,500 grant for his/her program and a scholarship to the summit.
Anyone with comprehensive knowledge about the nominee is eligible to fill in the nomination form. Programs may nominate up to 2 family educators using separate nomination forms. Self-nominations will be disqualified. Incomplete nominations or late submissions will not be accepted.
Please submit no later than 11:59pm EST on December 31, 2014.
To submit an online application please CLICK HERE.
An offline Word version of the application can be DOWNLOADED HERE. Once completed you can scan and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on this award please visit: http://familieslearning.org/our-capabilities/2015-toyota-family-teacher-of-the-year.html
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