May 28, 2014
Humane Teacher of the Year Award Nomination Form
Each year since 1981, The HSUS and its affiliates have given the National Humane Teacher of the Year Award (formerly the National Kind Teacher Award) to a preschool-grade 12 teacher who has consistently incorporated humane education into his or her curriculum and/or motivated students to get involved in community service for animals.
2016: Susan Kosko of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Virginia Hamilton of Indialantic, Florida
2015: Ashley Ault of Hong Kong and Lori Raxenberg of Baltimore, Maryland
2014: Jessica Sears of Elmer, New Jersey
2013: Rhonda Sykes of Austell, Georgia
2011: Marcy Wells of Portland, Oregon
2010: Melanie Brewer of Excelsior Springs, Missouri
2009: Debra Corbett of Louisville, Kentucky
2008: Jeffery Fessler of Palm Beach, Florida
Nominate yourself or another preschool-grade 12 teacher for this award by filling out the form below. The deadline for nominations is Feb. 15, 2017, and the winner will be notified before the end of the 2016-2017 school year.