Teachers are scoring top marks as nominations come in for the ‘Teacher of the Year Awards 2012’. The awards, launched by ABC Bookshop, allow students, parents and teachers to nominate a teaching hero who deserves recognition.
Many parents also recognise the commitment of teachers. Parents feel that teachers have not just a vital academic role to play but also a major role in the personal development of their child. The judging panel have no small task in choosing a winner from heart-felt nominations that they have received.
The judging panel consists of Mark Bundschu, M.D. of A.B.C. Bookshop and organiser of the awards, Michelle Coyle who is the sponsor and Rory Kavanagh, who is the ambassador of the awards. Nominations close on 15th June, after which one primary school teacher and one secondary school teacher will be announced. The winners will receive: a Perpetual Trophy, a framed Certificate, €100 Gift Certificate for www.abcbooks.ie, a luxury weekend package and the title ‘Teacher of the Year 2012’. If you wish to nominate your teacher for this prestigious award log onto www.abcbooks.ie or to find out more details about the awards go to ABC Bookshop’s Facebook page.