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Awards of $1,000 each to outstanding Virginia elementary, middle, and high-school teachers working in the public and private schools in Albemarle County and/or the City of Charlottesville, or at the Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center. These awards are intended to honor and recognize the area's most exemplary teachers.
Grant awards can be used to purchase classroom materials or to support the recipient’s continued professional development.
A Golden Apple nominee should exhibit the following characteristics:
- Creates a love of learning in students of all abilities and backgrounds.
- Stimulates thought and provokes student dialogue.
- Challenges students to reach high standards and expectations.
- Understands the needs of students individually and collectively, and meets those needs with determination, enthusiasm, and imagination.
- Involves families in the education process.
Additional Geographic Information:Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville
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Contact Reeda Deane at the ACPS Department of Instruction at 434‐296‐5820.
Dr. Rosa S. Atkins, Superintendent
1562 Dairy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903