Teachers Are Out of This World!

NYS PTA 2019 “Teachers Are Out of This World” Award

Tell us why your teacher is out of this world!
Open to all Elementary, Middle School and High School PTAs
Students and PTAs: submit a classroom video or essay explaining why your teacher is “Out of This World!”

Classroom or student video:

  • Must not exceed 5 minutes in length and 1 GB in file size
  • Accepted file formats include AVI, MOV, MP4, WMV and FLV

Classroom essay – 300 words or less:

  • Describe why your teacher is Out of This World!

A NYS PTA Teacher Award Panel will select 15 nominees, and those educators will receive a $100.00 cash award. Funds will be disbursed to the PTA unit to present to their winning teacher by the end of the school year.
Videos and essays must be postmarked with the Award Application by May 31 JUNE 15, and sent to the NYS PTA office via mail or email:

NYS PTA
1 Wembley Ct
Albany, NY 12205
pta.office@nyspta.org