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Statewide Recognition Awards



School Board of the Year

TASA created the School Boards Awards Program in 1971 to recognize school boards whose dedication and ethical service have made a positive impact on the schoolchildren of Texas. It is an excellent way for districts to recognize their hard-working, dedicated board members. 

Guidelines and School Board of the Year materials found here!

Deadline: Nomination submissions due to designated ESC by June 14, 2019.



Texas Teacher of the Year

Since 1969, the Texas Teacher of the Year (TOY) Program has honored excellence in classroom education and provided a forum to showcase many outstanding educators whose efforts and example have inspired their students, their colleagues, and the communities they serve Facilitated by TASA, the Texas Teacher of the Year Program annually recognizes and rewards teachers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and excellence in teaching.

Guidelines and TOY materials found here!

TASA Texas Teacher of the Year Online Application Submission
(NEW THIS YEAR--Applications will not be accepted by your ESC-you must submit application using this form.)

Deadline: June 6, 2019