MDUSD is looking for a nomination from each school site for Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year (TOY) 2018-19. Administrators, teachers, parents, and/or students may nominate classroom teachers who have demonstrated a passion for teaching, an ability to differentiate instruction to meet students’ needs, and teachers who connect with and support their school community. A description of the TOY process and nomination form are located on the district website. Nomination forms are due to district office by Friday, 1/20/18. Below is the fillable form…
Selection Process: A nomination is submitted on behalf of the teacher. Candidates are then asked to respond to a brief questionnaire that speaks to their passion for teaching, their ability to differentiate instruction to meet students’ needs, ways in which they provide equitable learning experiences for all the students in their class, specific strategies they utilize that directly affect student achievement, and how they connect with and support their school community. These responses are screened by the Teacher of the Year Committee. Selected candidates are then asked to submit a 10 minute video of them teaching and to participate in an interview with the selection committee.
Two teachers are then chosen to represent the District in the County Teacher of the Year selection process.
The deadline to submit a Teacher of the Year Nomination Form is January 12, 2018.
All forms must be submitted by mail or by email to:
Jennifer Sachs, Executive Director
Mt. Diablo Unified School District
1936 Carlotta Drive Concord, CA 94519