Senator John A. DeFrancisco Award for Teaching Excellence 2016-17 Nomination Form
State Senator John A. DeFrancisco is seeking nominations for his 2017 New York State Senate Teachers of Excellence awards program. Senator DeFrancisco is asking school administrators, faculty and staff to nominate an educator who they think has gone above and beyond each day to help their students learn during the 2016-17 school year.
“Teachers are instrumental in enabling our youth to succeed in life,” said Senator DeFrancisco. “I am very pleased to recognize these dedicated educators within my district, who consistently go above and beyond to educate, mentor and inspire their students.”
In recognition of their professional accomplishments, Senator DeFrancisco will present all of the honorees with a New York State Senate Teachers of Excellence certificate and a “Golden Apple” pin. The deadline to nominate a teacher is April 1, 2017.
(Nomination Deadline is April 1)Senator John A. DeFrancisco