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Recognize Oregon’s outstanding teachers

The Oregon Department of Education is taking nominations for the 2018 Oregon Teacher of the Year award. All prekindergarten through grade 12 teachers are eligible, and anyone can put in a vote for a respected and admired educator. The winner and the winner’s school will get $5,000 each, and two runners-up will get $2,000. The winner will have a chance to speak around the state and be eligible for National Teacher of the Year. The deadline for nominations is May 12. Learn more or make a nomination.