Teacher of the Year Nominations Requested

The Brig Gen Robert Cardenas San Diego Chapter of the Air Force Association is now accepting nominations for Brigadier General Robert Cardenas San Diego Chapter Teacher of the Year. Based on the number of nominations the chapter may select three teachers of the year one from Elementary, Middle and High School.

The purpose of the Teacher of the Year program is to recognize classroom teachers for their accomplishments and achievements in exciting K-12 students about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and preparing students to use and contribute to tomorrows technologies.

Due date for submission is 24 March 2021. Click here to download application in MS Word.

Information Required
1. Nominee’s Name:
2. Mailing Address:
3. Daytime Phone Number:
4. Email:
5. Subject(s) & Grades taught:
6. Years in current position:
7. Total Years Teaching:
8. School Name:
9. School Address:
10. School Phone & Email:
11. Principal:
12. Principal’s Email:

Additional information shall include:
• Resume:
• Letter(s) of Recommendation:
• Other documents and/or photographs that include the teacher with students doing STEM activities.
(Please ensure that students in photos have media release permission for use.)

Award recipients
• Check for $250.00 from AFA National
• Check from local chapter
• Certificate of Excellence

Questions may be directed to Gene Alfaro, VP. Brig Gen Robert Cardenas San Diego Chapter, 1235 Granite Sprigs Drive, Chula Vista, CA 91915-2509
[email protected] – 619-985-6618 (Cell) – (Texts accepted)