Do you know of an outstanding humanities teacher in your community? Until December 10th, Humanities Texas will accept nominations for the 2010–2011 Outstanding Teaching Awards. Nominees must be full-time teachers in Texas public or private schools who teach such humanities subjects as English, language arts, foreign languages, history, or social studies. Teachers of art, drama, and music are eligible if they emphasize the history, criticism, and theory of the arts. Only teachers of Texas history courses are eligible for the Linden Heck Howell Outstanding Teaching of Texas History Award.

For more information on nomination procedures, including a downloadable version of 2010–2011 nomination form, visit the Outstanding Teaching Awards page on our website.