Miller Elementary

Alberta Muirhead Teacher of the Year Award- Nominate Your Teacher

It is that time of year of year again to nominate your teachers for the Teacher of the Year Award- This special recognition is celebrated each year during a ceremony at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center.

Be sure to complete the online nomination form before March 8 at 5pm


Students may nominate any new or veteran teacher whom they feel has made an outstanding contribution to the teaching profession. Preschool through second grade students are asked to describe how their teacher makes learning fun. Third through fifth grade students must describe how their teacher has created a classroom where learning is positive and fun. Middle school students (grades 6-8) are asked to explain how their teacher connects classroom learning with everyday life. Students in high school must describe how their teacher is preparing them to be college and career ready, specifically how the teacher motivates them to pursue a college degree, certification, trade apprenticeship, military service or job. Adult education students should describe how the teacher helped them identify and pursue personal goals, whether educational or career oriented, and how lessons are relevant to those goals.

Criteria for Nomination:
* No more than two teachers can be nominated per student.
* Adults may assist when necessary or appropriate.
* A winning teacher will be selected from Preschool-2, 3-5, middle, high school, and Adult Education.
* If you nominate a teacher, please attend the ceremony to congratulate him/her in person at the award ceremony.
Awardees will be announced at the ceremony
April 18, 2024
Ford Community & Performing Arts Center
15801 Michigan Ave. Dearborn, 48126