It is a citywide recognition program celebrating New York City teachers who:
- inspire students
- model great teaching
- enrich their school communities
By honoring these teachers, we recognize all those who go above and beyond to serve our students and families!
For The Second Year: Big Apple College and Career Counselor Ambassador Award!
We are also pleased to recognize individuals whose efforts have gone above and beyond to improve NYC students’ access and success in postsecondary attainment. The Big Apple College and Career Counselor Award will honor counselors who lead postsecondary planning activities in their school that have made significant strides in advancing postsecondary readiness, provided exemplar college and career supports and services at their school, and demonstrated success on critical postsecondary metrics. Award recipients will participate in a fellowship year of executive leadership coaching while exploring the local and national postsecondary landscape and its impact on informing citywide policy.
Applications will be reviewed on competencies listed below:
- Impact on student college and career learning
- College and career counseling practices
- Contributions to school and postsecondary community