Statewide Recognition Awards
Superintendent of the Year
Since 1984, the Superintendent of the Year (SOTY) award program has honored outstanding administrators for achievement and excellence in public school administration. These school leaders exhibit exemplary and visionary leadership toward improving student performance hey are chosen for their strong leadership skills, dedication to improving quality of education in their districts, and commitment to public school support and involvement in education.
Deadline: Nomination submissions due to designated ESC by April 12, 2019
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.
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.
Deadline: Nomination submissions due to designated ESC by June 6, 2019.