Teacher of the Year Award

Teacher of the Year (TOY)

Do you know an outstanding individual in the professional fields of Physical, Health, Dance, Adapted or Leisure Education? Recognize these people by nominating them for Teacher of the Year (TOY).

These awards are given in recognition of outstanding instructional performance for elementary, middle, and secondary school physical education as well as in adapted, dance, health, and leisure education. Elected individuals have shown their great ability to motivate today's youth to participate in a lifetime of physical activity.

  • Nominations of worthy candidates should be made via an email message directly to the current IAHPERD Awards Chair (see below).  Nominator should identify himself/herself and should include the name of the award and complete contact information for the teacher being nominated.  The Awards Chair will contact the nominee with the proper application directions.  A CANDIDATE FOR A TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD DOES NOT NEED TO BE NOMINATED AND MAY APPLY DIRECTLY FOR THE AWARD BY COMPLETING THE PROPER FORMS AND EMAILING THEM TO THE AWARDS CHAIR.

  • Download the "Word" file for easy editing directly on the form. (Microsoft Word required)

  • Download the PDF file if the "Word" file is not a valid option. (Adobe Acrobat required. Go to www.adobe.com to download your free adobe reader if your computer does not already have it.)

Teacher of the Year Forms

= denotes PDF file   = denotes Microsoft Word file
Click on the file you wish to download below. Instructional information as well as the forms are included in the file.

 

Nomination Form

 Teacher of the Year Application Word file

 Teacher of the Year Apoplication PDF file

 

Email all nominations to:

Chicago District
Elaine Jones
erjones61@gmail.com

Eastern District
Becky Kammin
bkammin@gmail.com

Northeastern District
Mark Foellmer
gymrat2@comcast.net

Northern District
Stacey Beebe
sbeebe@judson.edu

Southeastern District
Stacey Ruholl
slruholl@eiu.edu

Southwestern District
Audrey Hill
ahill2@kahoks.org

Western District
Brent Haverback
bjhaverback@hotmail.com

 

 
   
   
   
   
   

TOY Award Winners

Kaitlyn Hall 
Young Professional Health Education 

Jerry Miceli 
Adventure  

Erik McNeill 
Linda Carlson
Secondary (Co-TOYs)‚Äč

Andy Milne        
Health 

Chris Fish            
Young Professional Physical Education

Martha Carmen  
Elementary 

Katrina Haynes  
Middle 

Melinda Wilson  
Dance