Anyone may nominate. Self-nominations will be accepted.
Awards will be given at K-6 and 7-12 grade levels.
Each recipient will receive:• Complimentary registration for state social studies conference• Recognition at state conference (winner is expected to attend the pre-conference award reception on Sunday night)• A framed commemorative award certificate• $100 Cash Award• Award recipient is eligible for nomination for the NCSS award if an NCSS member
Nominations are due by September 15th, award winners will be notified by October 1st.
These requirements can be found at :http://www.socialstudies.org/awards/teacherofyear
KCSS award winners wishing to be nominated for the NCSS award will have from late October to late June the following year to complete their applications for the NCSS award (2019 KCSS award winners will be nominated for the 2020 NCSS award).