Academy of Prosocial Learning Teacher of the Year

This award recognizes a preschool-grade 12 formal educator in either a private or public school who has consistently incorporated humane and prosocial education into his or her curriculum and/or motivates students to get involved in social justice issues of animal welfare, environmental education, or human rights.

Eligibility: Formal certified educator who works in a school which teaches levels preschool-12. To be eligible for consideration, all submission information must be current and cumulative as applicable. Self-nominations are allowed.

All entries must be received by 11:59PM EST on 3/31/2021, via online submission. Entry fees are free. The winner will be notified before the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

Past Winners

2018 Gail Frydkowski

2019 Virginia Hamilton


2020 Susan Kosko