Teacher of the Year Award

The MTNA Teacher of the Year will be selected from applicants nominated by state affiliates. The recipient is awarded a conference package that includes airfare, two nights at the conference hotel, conference registration and two Awards Brunch tickets.

To nominate a Teacher of the Year, state affiliates must submit the required documentation to MTNA Headquarters by 3:00 p.m. eastern time, November 1, 2016; each state is eligible to nominate one teacher to be considered for this national recognition.

All nominations will be made online.

The online submission form will require the following information/documents:

  • Number of years of teaching experience
  • Teaching/professional achievement (including student success)
  • Accomplishments/Service at Local/State/National levels
  • Community involvement
  • Former student or parent letter of support (upload document)
  • Professional colleague letter of support (upload document)
  • Nominating letter from the state organization (upload document)

Please have all information ready prior to beginning the application; you cannot save the form to return to later.