CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nominations are open September 1 through December 12 for the 2009 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching.
To be eligible for the 24th annual awards, nominees must be full-time classroom teachers currently teaching in grades pre-K through 3rd at a public or non-public school located in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake and Will counties of Illinois. Nominees also must be committed to continue teaching for at least two years after receiving the award.
Ten award winners will receive a paid sabbatical to . . .