Big Apple Awards

Nominations for the Big Apple Awards are open!

The Big Apple Awards recognize and celebrate New York City teachers who:

- Inspire students to be their best selves, dream, and advocate for their future
- Model equitable learning with high expectations for the diverse and dynamic needs of all students
- Affirm students’ identities, unique gifts, and genius
- Enrich their school communities by partnering with families, community members, and community-based organizations

Students, families, administrators, and community members can all nominate any public school teacher. 

You can nominate a teacher here: 

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