Chapter Teacher of the Year

Chapter Aerospace/STEM Teacher of the Year Nomination Form – SUSPENSE 15 APR 21

The purpose of this program is to recognize classroom teachers at the chapter and state level for their accomplishments and achievements in exciting K-12 students about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and preparing students to use and contribute to tomorrow’s technologies. This is a unique opportunity for chapters to recognize and reward outstanding teachers who are furthering excellence in making coming to class an adventure by teaching or integrating aerospace-related STEM topics/programs.

Guidelines and Criteria

AFA elected officers, voting board members, employees, and their immediate family members (spouse/children) are not eligible for this recognition.

The program runs from January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020 (package due 15 April 21).

The Chapter TOY nomination form below must be completed along with the below information:

1. A one-page narrative of the teacher’s accomplishments and achievements in support of aerospace-related STEM and the impact of these activities on the students.

2. A letter of recommendation/support from a school official, principal, or higher.

3. Optional three pages of newspaper articles, other documents, and/or photos that include the teacher with students completing aerospace-related STEM activities. Ensure students in photos have media release permission for use.

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