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Congratulations, Sally Leahy!

Previous Winners

1992

Daniel Tilson

Eastwood Elementary School

Roseburg

Douglas

Daniel Tilson

  • School: Eastwood Elementary School
1991

Bonnie Elliott

Bend Senior High School

Bend

High Desert

Bonnie Elliott

  • School: Bend Senior High School
1990

Stuart Perlmeter

Springfield Middle School

Springfield

Lane

Stuart Perlmeter

  • School: Springfield Middle School

How Nominations Work

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Nominate a Teacher

Know a great teacher? Fill out the nomination form and tell us what makes them exceptional!

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Teacher Applications

We notify qualifying nominees and invite them to apply for Teacher of the Year.

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Regional Winner Selected

Each of Oregon’s 19 Education Service Districts review applications from their area and choose a winner for their region.

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Statewide Winner Selected

Regional applications will be reviewed by a diverse panel of education advocates and finalists will be interviewed by department staff and recommended to the Director for selection.

Deadline to Nominate is

February 28, 2023

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