Who Can Be Nominated?

  • The Annual Excellence in Education Teacher of the Year Award honors outstanding public and independent school teachers in Anne Arundel County. 

    Nominees must:

    • Have completed five years of teaching in AACPS (or Anne Arundel County, for Independent School nominees) by November 1, 2018
    • Remain as a teacher during the year of tenure as AACPS Teacher of the Year

    Only one nomination per school will be accepted. Colleagues, parents, or other community members who would like to nominate an educator from their school should speak with the school's principal.

    Is there an outstanding teacher at your school that you would like to recognize? Learn more about the Teacher of the Year Application process. 

Meet our Teachers

  • Red apple in a gold circle next to headshots of Josh Carroll, Alexis Pogonowski, and Iris Crankfield

    Read stories by past AACPS Teacher of the Year winners and nominees that take you inside some of the best classrooms in Anne Arundel County.

Contacts

  • For questions about the Teacher of the Year selection process or awards ceremony:

    Carol Ann McCurdy
    Director of Partnerships, Development & Marketing
    410-222-5829
    cmccurdy@aacps.org

    For questions about the application or submission form:

    Lauren Grey-Hawkins
    Business & Communication Specialist
    410-222-5371
    lgrey-hawkins@aacps.org