Ashburn, VA (October 29, 2016) – Nominations for The Washington Post Teacher of the Year Award are now open.
The Loudoun County nominee for this award also will be honored as the county’s Teacher of the year.
To be nominated for this award a teacher must:
- Be a certified, full-time teacher (including itinerant and resource) in grades pre-kindergarten through 12 in the public schools of Loudoun County.
- Have completed a minimum of five years teaching experience, three of which must be in Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS).
- Instill in students a desire to learn and achieve.
- Understand the individual needs of students, encourage their talents and foster their self-esteem.
- Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of subject matter and the ability to share it effectively with students.
- Foster cooperative relationships with their colleagues and the community.
- Demonstrate outstanding leadership.
The nomination form for Teacher of the Year may be found here.
Completed nomination packets must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 19th, for a nominee to be considered. Please send or deliver completed packets to:
Supervisor of Elementary Education
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148
You may contact the Office of Elementary Education at 571-252-1290 with questions.