Home > Terms > English, UK (UE) > Teacher of the Year

Teacher of the Year

An annual my favourite teacher contest organised by Barnes & Noble to celebrate teachers' dedication to their students and their ability to inspire. Students are invited to nominate their favourite teacher by writing essays, poems or thank you letters that share how their teacher has influenced their life and why they appreciate and admire their teacher. Entries are then judged on the compelling nature of the teacher's qualities, the sincerity of the student's appreciation and the quality of expression and writing. Teachers from Grades 1 - 12 are eligible for nomination.

Barnes & Noble announced on May 2 that Stanley Koba from Howell High School in Farmingdale, NJ, has been named the national winner and "Teacher of the Year" in its My favourite Teacher Contest. Along with the title of "Teacher of the Year," Mr. Koba and his school will each receive $5,000 prize.

This is auto-generated content. You can help to improve it.
0
Collect to Blossary

Member comments

You have to log in to post to discussions.

Terms in the News

Featured Terms

Harry8L
  • 0

    Terms

  • 0

    Blossaries

  • 1

    Followers

Industry/Domain: Astronomy Category: Mars

Aeolis Mons

Previously called Mount Sharp, Aeolis Mons is a 3-mile high mountain in the centre of Mars's huge Gale Crater where the NASA Curiosity rover landed on ...

Contributor

Featured blossaries

Fashion

Category: Fashion   1 8 Terms

The Ice Bucket Challenge

Category: Entertainment   2 17 Terms