The Excellence in Teaching Award includes a $15,000 grant to support creativity and innovation in the school district, school and classroom of the winning teacher.
How to apply
Eligibility: Superintendents of public schools in Muncie and Delaware County may nominate faculty members who have a minimum of three years of teaching experience and are actively teaching in the classroom in public schools in grades K-12 in Delaware County. Candidates must be fully accredited to teach in Indiana.
Timeline: BBF will accept nominations between September 1 and February 1 each year. A panel of outside judges will review nominations. BBF staff members will rank finalists and conduct two-part evaluations consisting of personal interviews and classroom observations. The winner will be selected in April and the $15,000 award presented in May.
Application deadline is Feb. 1.
Northside Middle School
Burris Laboratory School
Daleville Jr./Sr. High School
Pleasant View Elementary