Progress Learning Educator of the Year Contest

Share why you or someone you know deserves to be recognized as Educator of the Year for Progress Learning!


How to Apply

For the first time ever, Progress Learning is presenting 1 exemplary educator with the Educator of the Year Award!

Progress Learning is proud to host the Educator of the Year contest as a way to celebrate and honor the dedication of educators who play a pivotal role in shaping the future. Our goal is to shine a spotlight on the incredible work they do, acknowledging the profound impact they have on students’ lives and the broader community. By recognizing and appreciating educators through this contest, we hope to convey our deep respect for their contributions and inspire a culture of appreciation for the vital role they play in the educational journey.

This educator demonstrates outstanding leadership, profound dedication, and an unwavering commitment to their students, staff, and community. They champion diversity and inclusion and use technology in the classroom to create an equitable and elevated learning experience for all.

This educator makes a positive impact on students, parents, staff, and the broader community. They  implement innovative teaching practices and improve student engagement and learning outcomes.

Nominate yourself or a colleague!

*Applicants must currently be working as an educator in a K-12 school in the United States.


  • $500 for 1 Educator of the Year and $300 Spa Certificate
  • Swag Baskets for 5 Honorable Mentions
Application Opens:

November 13th, 2023

Application Closes:

January 8th, 2024

Winner Announced:

January 29th, 2024