Nominations open for Herb Kohl Educational awards
For the City Times
MILWAUKEE — Nominations of Wisconsin PK-12 teachers and principals can now be submitted online for the 2020 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation teacher Fellowship and principal Leadership awards.
Awards are $6,000, with an additional $6,000 grant going to the school of each selected teacher and principal. Established in 1990, the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation awards 100 Fellowships and 16 Leadership awards annually from among all applicants throughout the state.
For teachers or principals to be eligible, they must be nominated by a parent, student, fellow teacher, community member, or school administrator. Wisconsin teachers and principals in grades PK-12 who plan to continue in their current capacity for at least one year are eligible.
The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Fellowship rewards teachers who have demonstrated superior ability to inspire love of learning in their students, have motivated others, and have provided meritorious service both in and outside the classroom. It also recognizes and supports principals who demonstrate administrative leadership and positively influence school culture.
The deadline for submission is Oct. 8. Visit www.kohleducation.org.