Please join Golden Apple for the 2009 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching!
Since 1986, the Golden Apple Awards has promoted teaching excellence by annually recognizing 10 outstanding teachers in the Chicago area. This year, Golden Apple is proud to celebrate the achievements of the following teachers:
Child's Voice School, Wood Dale
University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, Chicago
Irma C. Ruiz Elementary School, Chicago
Oscar Mayer Magnet School, Chicago
Dryden Elementary School, Arlington Heights
James Otis Elementary School, Chicago
Orville T. Bright Elementary School, Chicago
Kristin O'Rourke Salamanca
Red Oak Elementary School, Highland Park
Laura B. Sprague School, Lincolnshire
Hunting Ridge Elementary School, Palatine
Golden Apple would like to thank the Presenting Sponsors of the 2009 Golden Apple Awards, The Chicago Community Trust and Polk Bros. Foundation, for their generous support.
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Golden Apple Foundation
At Golden Apple, our mission is to inspire, develop and support teacher excellence in Illinois, especially in schools of need.
Because the critical contributor to student achievement is the quality of the teacher in the classroom, Golden Apple provides exceptional preparation for teachers at all stages of their careers.
Through our innovative programs offering method, resource and mentorship, we work to transform teachers and teaching, enriching both student and teacher lives.