* A Classroom teacher has a class of his/her own and teaches students at least three (3) or more hours per day, five (5) days a week, for six (6) or more calendar months during a school year.
Nominators are encouraged to solicit additional support for the nominee by asking up to (3) three others to also submit letters outlining their experience with the nominated teacher. The support letters must be limited to one page (no extra material will be submitted to judges). Provide specific examples of how the teacher differentiates instruction based on student needs, designs engaging lessons to improve classroom and/or school culture, and inspires students to recognize their potential impact and role in the larger community.
More information and letters of support can be found on the Sioux Falls School District's website - http://www.sf.k12.sd.us/parents/teacher-of-the-year-program
Support letters can be submitted electronically or if submitting manually, send to Kelli.Fahey@k12.sd.us. or send to Community Education- Instructional Planning Center- 201 E. 38th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Deadline: Nominations and letters of support are due by 5:00pm on Sunday, January 27th, 2019.