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Honor an exceptional teacher!

Honor an exceptional teacher! Nominations are currently being accepted for the Margaret Voss Howard Teacher Recognition Award, a fund of the Essex County Community Foundation.  


The yearly award honors the contributions of one teacher from the Salem school district and one from the Marblehead district, each with a $500 unrestricted award. Teachers, other school employees, parents, students and citizens may nominate a teacher by submitting a detailed letter explaining why the teacher should be honored and sending it to: (preferred) or Teacher Award,  190 Bridge St., #2301, Salem, MA 01970.  


Nominators should include their full contact information or a nomination form.  Nominations must be postmarked by April 21. Honorees are selected by a committee of local educators.


For more information and a nomination form, send an e-mail to Nomination materials are also available in most school and administrative offices.