Do you know a teacher who goes above and beyond their job description? Now is the time for them to get some recognition.
The Golden Apple Foundation of New Mexico has announced that is accepting applications for the prestigious Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. The award is for teachers who teach high school grades nine through 12.
Nominated teachers will receive a cash stipend, $4,000 for professional development and a computer, donated by Intel Corporation. They will also become a part of the Golden Apple Academy of Fellows. The Academy is a professional community of outstanding teachers from around New Mexico.
Nominated teachers will complete a comprehensive application describing their teaching methodology, professional development experience, community volunteerism and other aspects of their teaching philosophy.