Statewide Recognition Awards
Superintendent of the Year
The Superintendent of the Year program honors outstanding administrators for achievement and excellence in public school administration. These school leaders exhibit exemplary and visionary leadership toward improving student performance. They are chosen for their strong leadership skills, dedication to improving the quality of education in their districts, and commitment to public support and involvement in education.
Application deadline: Nominations are due to your respective regional education service center by Friday, April 9, 2021.
Region One ESC Contact: Dr. Judith M. Solis, 956-984-6150
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.
Application deadline: Nominations are due to your respective regional education service center by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, 2020.
Region One ESC contact: Dr. Judith M. Solis, 956-984-6150.
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.
Application deadline: Nominations are due to your respective regional education service center by August 3, 2021.
Region One ESC contact: Brenda J. Balderaz, email@example.com or 956-984-6019.