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03-18-14: Nominations accepted for Teacher of the Year
03-18-14: Nominations accepted for Teacher of the Year
Posted on 03/18/2014

You are invited to nominate a teacher to be honored as the Teacher of the Year.


The nomination process is easy – simply complete the Teacher of the Year Nomination Form and send it to Brian Fox, Executive Director of Communications, Information, and Arts Education, via courier to ESC, or by e-mail to  Forms must be received no later than 4 p.m. on Friday, March 14, 2014. 


The Teacher of the Year awards program is designed to recognize a professional classroom teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the education of children. All teachers who are employed full time in a certificated position, spend at least 50 percent of his or her time in a classroom setting with students, and hold a current teaching certificate are eligible for nomination. 

One elementary and one secondary teacher will be selected as Puyallup School District Teachers of the Year and recognized by the Puyallup School Board.  The teachers will then be nominated to the Puget Sound Educational Service District to be considered for the regional Teacher of the Year selection. Each of the nine regional educational service districts (ESDs) will select one regional finalist to be considered for the Washington state award. 

If you have questions, please contact Brian Fox at 841-8703.


Teacher of the Year Nomination Form