Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award

Nominations are closed 
2019 Winners Announced

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

Nominations are now closed.  Winners will be announced in late April.

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