Know a teacher
who deserves
extra credit

Nominate a teacher for a Crystal Apple Award by telling us how they go above and beyond

Teachers make an impact on their students every day. Now, you can take just a few minutes to recognize and reward them by nominating a deserving teacher (including yourself!) by March 24th.

On April 15th we'll identify 10 finalists you can vote for to help select our three Crystal Apple Award winners.

All Three Winners Will Receive:

$500 School Specialty Merchandise Certificate for themselves

$250 School Specialty Merchandise Certificate for their school

Personalized trophy

Just fill out the short form!

  • Upload an image of your nominee
  • Simply tell us your name, then your nominee’s name and their story
  • Be sure to highlight how the nominee embodies the key contest criteria: inspiration, leadership and passion
  • 10 finalists will be asked to provide a short video for voting

View Complete Contest Rules

See all of the 2024 nominees!