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Nominate the ‘Arts Educator of the Year’

Posted on December 8, 2023 by Sonoma Valley Sun

The inaugural Sonoma County Arts Educator of the Year Award recognizes significant contributions to arts education.

This new award seeks to honor professional arts educators working with the K-12 population over an extended period of time including, but not limited to, arts and classroom teachers who teach visual art, music, drama, dance, or multimedia arts.

Candidates must meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Demonstrated Leadership
  • Commitment to Equity
  • Arts Education Champion
  • Mentorship

The award recipient will receive a $500 honoraria and a $500 gift card to a local arts store for classroom supplies. This award is presented by Luther Burbank Center for the Arts and Creative Sonoma.

Deadline for nominations is January 12, 2024.

Related: Sonoma Valley School District endorses expanded arts curriculum.

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