Thank a Teacher Contest kicks off

Do you know of a great teacher who deserves a special “thank you” for going the extra mile for their students? Education company Promethean has launched the 3rd annual Thank a Teacher Contest in honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week.

Nominate a deserving educator by submitting a 50-75 word essay that describes why the educator should be honored and why you are thankful for having this teacher in your life or at your school. Send the essay, along with a photo and the educator’s complete contact information by email to

The winner of the 2013 Promethean Thank a Teacher Contest will receive a trip to the Annual Conference for the International Society for Technology in Education (#ISTE13) to be held in San Antonio, TX, June 23-26, 2013. Submissions will be accepted from May 1, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. through May 8, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. The winner will be notified May 9.

See the complete set of Official Contest Rules on the Thank a Teacher Facebook page: