KY SHAPE is excited to continue our agreement with OPEN/US Games for sponsorship of the Teacher of the Year recognition program.
DEADLINE TO APPLY SEPTEMBER 15, 2021
Overview of the Program:
The Kentucky SHAPE Teacher of the Year program recognizes outstanding teachers in the following categories:
- Adapted Physical Education (K-12)
- Elementary Physical Education (K-5)
- Middle School Physical Education (6-8)
- High School Physical Education (9-12)
- School Health Education (K-12)
- Dance Education (K-12)
Individuals who are named KYSHAPE Teachers of the Year are eligible the following three years after their award for SHAPE America’s District Teacher of the Year award. District winners are eligible for the national award and the same eligibility rules are applied at the national level as the district level.
In addition to recognition at the annual convention, KY SHAPE Teachers of the Year will receive:
• KY SHAPE/US Games ¼ zip pullover
• A recognition banner for your school
• $200 gift certificate from US Games
The Kentucky SHAPE Teacher of the Year Program utilizes the SHAPE America Teacher of the Year application platform. Review the Teacher of the Year eligibility criteria here: https://www.shapeamerica.org/recognition/awards/toy.aspx
Download the Microsoft Word version of application HERE.
Email: KYSHAPEaward@gmail.com for questions
The following is information on nomination process for our annual KYSHAPE awards outside of the Teacher of the Year Award: