Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award
Elementary and secondary education teachers (PreK-12) will be selected on a regional basis to become a member of the first Empire State Excellence in Teaching cohort and be recognized by Governor Cuomo.
Ambassadors will have the opportunity to share insights on professional learning and advise on educational trends with regional development leaders, university leaders in teacher education, and policy makers.
Teacher ambassadors will be recognized and rewarded with a $5,000 stipend to be used for continued professional learning and endeavors.
Read the press release to learn more about the Governor’s Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award.
Elementary and secondary education teachers from across New York State will be selected to become members of the first Teacher Ambassador cohort.