Elementary Teacher of the Year

Educators who meet the eligibility requirements and exemplify the criteria for these awards may apply or be nominated by a colleague. A “teacher” is an individual whose primary teaching responsibility is in Health, Physical Education, Dance or Administration.

Additional requirements include:

  • Current membership in Arizona Health and Physical Education
  • Holds a current certification as a teacher.
  • Minimum of five years teaching experience in their field.
  • Full-time teaching contract, current at the time of nomination and selection at the highest level;
  • Minimum of 60% of total teaching responsibility in their teaching field/grade level.

Can be submitted to SHAPE America for National Award

Scoring by Rubrics

NOMINEE APPLICATION FORM »