Do you know an outstanding teacher in your school or community? Nominate him or her for one of our 2020 Outstanding Teaching Awards!
In 2020, Humanities Texas will present a total of fifteen awards to exceptional Texas K–12 humanities teachers in three different categories:
This award recognizes exemplary contributions of teachers of humanities subjects in Texas elementary, middle, and high schools.
This award recognizes outstanding achievement in the teaching of Texas history at the primary and secondary levels. This award was established in memory of Ms. Howell, former chair of the Humanities Texas Board of Directors, as a lasting tribute to her service to the organization and her commitment to the study of Texas history. (1 recipient)
This award recognizes exemplary contributions of early-career humanities teachers in Texas who have completed three or fewer years of teaching. (2 recipients)
All award winners will receive a $5,000 prize, with an additional $500 for their schools to purchase humanities-based instructional materials.
For more information on the awards, including eligibility and a list of past recipients, please visit the Teaching Awards section of our website or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations will be accepted through December 13, 2019.
To nominate a teacher, please complete the online nomination form.