Nominate Your Teacher!

The Honored Schools teacher recognition program celebrates great educators, elevates student voices, and creates a consistent culture of teacher appreciation within school communities. Students and families from participating schools are encouraged to nominate teachers for the $5,000 Honored Schools Life-Changing Teacher Award by sharing how they have made an impact. Nominate a great teacher today!

Honored Schools Teacher Nomination Form

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All great stories have a beginning, a middle, and an end. Here are some questions to help you write yours. Choose a few and go from there!


Tell us a little about yourself.
What was your attitude toward school before you met your teacher?
What were your biggest challenges and concerns before you met him or her?


Why is your teacher special?
What did your teacher do to help support you in your goals?
Were there things your teacher said or did that really stuck with you?


Why are you grateful to your teacher?
How do you feel about school now?
Have your dreams for your future changed?


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