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Kim West Dinsdale Excellence in Teaching Award

"Teachers do more than teach, they inspire students to reach new heights of success. I am so pleased, through the Grand Island Community Foundation we will have an opportunity to honor our teachers - these shining examples who demonstrate a love for and quality in teaching." - Kim West Dinsdale

Thank you for your interest in the Excellence in Teaching Award. If you are interested in nominating your favorite educator, please read through the following eligibility requirements before starting your nomination:

1. Must be an active and certified teacher and/or guidance counselor of student in grades pre-kindergarten through 12th grandes.

2. Must be employed by a school located in Hall County - public or private.

Anyone may submit a nomination including current and former students, parents, colleagues, principals, administrators, and friends. An educator MAY NOT nominate themselves, nor may his or her family members. 

The nomination form will be open beginning on Tuesday, September 5, 2017,  so please check back then. Deadline for submitting nominations is slated for Tuesday, September 26, 2017 by 4 p.m.