Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award

Nominations are due
January 15, 2019

Nomination Criteria


To be considered for the Award a teacher must:

  • Be a certified Omaha Public Schools teacher or counselor (any grade level or subject)
  • Have two or more years of teaching experience

Teachers cannot nominate themselves.

Nominations must:

  • Be submitted by students (former/current), parents, coworkers, administrators and the public
  • Be descriptive, please
    • Explain why the teacher deserves this recognition
    • Share specific examples of the teacher's work
    • Tell how he or she has made a difference
  • Be received by the deadline, January 15th
Click here to submit a nomination for 2019!


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