Teacher of the Year Nominations Due Friday, November 13

16252231997_a5af74acfb_kAnnually, the LDOE, in partnership with Dream Teachers and the Louisiana Association of Principals, honors the state’s most exceptional educators through the Teacher of the Year program.

The criteria for the 2017 program includes:

  • Significant positive impact on student growth
  • Rigorous, standards-based instructional practice and support
  • Ability to invest and inspire colleagues, families, community, and students

It is the expectation that every school submit a nomination for teacher of the year. Schools should work with the Executive Director of Principal Performance (E.D.P.P.), if needed, to determine the best process to use in selecting its nominee.

The nomination must include the following:

All nominations are due by Friday, November 13, 2015. Nominations, along with the above information, should be sent electronically to Penny Ledet at by the due date.

For complete information on the program, please visit the Teacher of the Year Award Program website.