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Nominate a Marana Teacher as AEF Teacher of the Year!

Az Educational Foundation LogoNominations are now open for next year's Arizona Educational Foundation Arizona Teacher of the Year Award! The AEF Teacher of the Year program is the only statewide teacher recognition program that spotlights the contributions of ten Arizona public school teachers.  The teacher named Arizona Teacher of the Year becomes our state's candidate for National Teacher of the Year. Four finalists are named "Ambassadors for Excellence" and the remaining five are Semi-Finalists.

The top ten are honored each Fall at the annual Teacher of the Year Awards where the winner is announced. Honor a beloved teacher today – nominations are due April 27!

Submit a nomination today.

Individuals nominating should read the eligibility requirements first. All nominations are vetted. Any teacher not meeting the criteria will not be eligible for nomination. In addition to being nominated, teachers must complete the Teacher of the Year application to be considered.