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Excellence in Teaching Award

Windham School District's Lane Murray Excellence in Teaching Award program recognizes teachers who demonstrate outstanding dedication, meritorious service, and exceptional contributions to the instructional program and our student's success.

Nominees should be teachers who make exceptional personal and professional contributions, exhibit a high level of integrity in their work ethic, and demonstrate respect for their co-workers and students. The successful candidates shall be examples of superior accomplishments, excellence, creativity, and student success.

The Teacher of the Year is selected through a multi-tier process.


Resources for Submissions:

Nomination / Submission Process

Nomination Form – Campus Principal

Educator attributes and qualities to consider


Important Dates:
Campus Nominations to Regional Principals March 31, 2021
Submission of Regional Nominees to Dr. Dominique April 2, 2021
Nominee Professional Biography Reflection with letters of recommendation submitted to Dr. Dominique April 20, 2021
Finalist Interviews begin May 1, 2021
Finalist Interviews conclude May 20, 2021
Announcement of Winners June 1, 2021


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