Outstanding Teacher Awards

The Outstanding Teacher Awards honor one elementary, one middle or junior high, and one high school teacher for:

  • outstanding teaching contribution to the advancement of social studies education within the school
  • community and active participation in local, state, and national social studies councils

Please Note:

The submission process for awards has changed. Applicants should download and complete the forms below and submit them by email with the necessary  documentation. All submissions must be in Adobe PDF format and are due June 1st.

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TCSS Special Awards Application 2014

Special Awards Nomination Form 2014

High School Teacher of the Year Ahn Lee with Mary Smith

2011 Winner Ahn Lee


Middle School Teacher of the Year Storm Vance with Janie Maldonado

2011 Winner Storm Vance