2017-2018 TEACHER OF THE YEAR PROGRAM
Contact your local VFW Post to participate.
State Chairman: Bob Hitchcock
The VFW will recognize and honor the top Elementary (K-5), Junior High (6-8), and High School (9-12) teacher of the year, who teaches citizenship and education topics, and promotes America’s history, traditions, and institutions.Attributes considered will be the scope of the teaching on both the students and the community.
WHO CAN SUBMIT
Fellow teachers, supervisors, or any other interested individual may submit nominations.Self-submitted nominations are not accepted.
HOW TO SUBMIT
Nominating individual must submit the nominated teacher’s name on the completed VFW Teacher Nomination Form.Included with the form a 350 word or less description of why the nominee should be selected.Describe the teacher’s innovative teaching and resource development methods, as well as his/her dedication to teaching.Submit these to the local VFW Post no later than October 31, 2017.