The Leah B. Louise Tannenbaum Award provides $2000 to an outstanding teacher who has developed students’ reading skills while fostering a love of reading.
Teachers who have been employed by the Guilford County Schools for a minimum of three years are eligible.
Nominees must demonstrate exceptional effort and professional skill in reading instruction and the development of reading competency.
The strongest nominees will demonstrate innovation as well as contributions to both student achievement and curriculum improvement.
The award recipient will receive $2000 paid over two years.
A nomination may be submitted by any teacher, principal, parent, or member of the public. Self-nominations are also encouraged.
No person or group may nominate more than two teachers.
A nominee may not have received the award within the past four years.
October 15 (awarded only in even-numbered years).
The application my be completed online using the form below or it may be printed out to be completed and then either emailed to GCSenrichmentfund@gmail.com or mailed to: Enrichment Fund for the Guilford County Schools, Attn: Tannenbaum Teacher Award Nomination, P.O. Box 10208, Greensboro, NC 27404.
Any questions regarding the Leah Louise Tannenbaum Teacher Award for Excellence in Reading Instruction should be emailed to: GCSenrichmentfund@gmail.com.
The application may be completed online using the form below or it may be printed out and mailed to: The Enrichment Fund for Guilford County Schools, Attn: Tannenbaum Teacher Award, P. O. Box 10208, Greensboro, NC 27404. Alternatively, a copy may be emailed to GCSenrichmentfund@gmail.com.
Hard copy to mail or email: Tannenbaum Teacher Award