Each month, Farmers will recognize one teacher from Grayson HS/Grayson Tech. Nominations may be submitted by school principal, faculty, staff, students and parents.
Regardless of the outcome, Farmers Heroes would like to stress that the real tribute of this award is the nomination. It symbolizes the esteem and appreciation we have for our teachers.
II. QualificationsTo be eligible for a Teacher of the Month Award, a teacher must demonstrate one or more of the following:• Excellence in the Classroom – Consistently advancing students to higher levels of academic achievement.• Motivation – Encouraging students to exceed their expectations both academically and socially.• Leadership – Serving as a leader in the classroom and throughout the school.• Community Service – Demonstrating civic responsibility by being active in community or other service organizations.• Creativity and Imagination – Demonstrating innovation in lesson plans and teaching methods.• Dedication – Showing excellent attendance, punctuality and a desire to see students succeed.• Communication – Articulate, clear, and effective instruction in the classroom and beyond.
III. NominationsThe nominations for each month are due by the 2nd of the following month (i.e. nominations for August are due by September 2nd). Nominations received after the deadline will be added to the following month’s nominations.
IV. Selection & PresentationFarmers Insurance will review all nominations and select the winning nominee. The school will be notified as soon as the winner has been selected. The official presentation will take place as determined by the school and/or the winner.
V. RewardsTeacher of the Month recipients will be rewarded with:• A Certificate of Excellence• 7-10” Tablet• Picture and mention on the Farmers Insurance Website