Posted: Sep 19, 2013 12:22 PM by PRESS RELEASE
Updated: Sep 19, 2013 12:25 PM
PRESS RELEASE - Have you or someone you know been positively impacted by the actions of a dedicated teacher? If so, LEF wants to know! Lafayette Education Foundation is currently accepting nominations for the Sixteenth Annual Teacher Awards. This is the perfect time to say Thank You to that special
teacher who has made a difference in your life, your child's life or the life of someone you know.
Nominations can be submitted by the general public, fellow educators, parents, and current or former students for active educators, regardless of how many years have passed since the person was impacted by the educator. Nominees must be active K-12 educators in Lafayette Parish public, private or parochial schools.
Nominations deadline is October 31, 2013. Teachers will be honored in an Academy Awards style ceremony held at the Heymann Performing Arts Center, complete with red carpet interviews and live entertainment, on January 23, 2014. The Sixteenth Annual Teacher Awards is presented by
Lafayette Education Foundation, The Daily Advertiser, Acadian Companies, Capital One Bank, Cox Communications, Entergy, Giles Automotive, 99.9 KTDY, and KATC-TV 3.
Nomination forms are available at www.lefoundation.org or by contacting LEF at (337) 234-3229.
Completed nomination forms MUST be accompanied by a written explanation of why this teacher is being nominated. Finalists are selected based on the written explanation, not the number of nominations received.
Nominate a teacher who has made a difference today!