KOHL TEACHER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM - GUIDELINES

Purpose

The Kohl Teacher Fellowship program recognizes and supports teaching excellence and innovation in the State of Wisconsin, USA. Our goal is to support teachers in the pursuit of their unrealized goals for their classrooms or professional development. Annually, the Foundation awards 100 Wisconsin teachers with $1,000 Kohl Fellowship grants, and each Kohl Fellowship recipient's school receives a matching $1,000 grant. Recipients' professional accomplishments are celebrated at a recognition luncheon in the spring.

Wisconsin Teacher of the Year Program

The applications of the public school Kohl fellowship recipients will automatically be used as the applicants for the Wisconsin Teacher of the Year program. Four teachers will be selected, one in each of the four categories. These Teachers of the Year will come to Madison to be interviewed to select Wisconsin's nominee to the National Teacher of the Year program.

The nomination and application process is divided between public and religious / independent schools.


Public School Teachers

Nomination Process
Online Nomination and PDF Nomination Form
Application Form (password necessary)
Application Scoring Guide
Selection Process

Religious and Independent School Teachers

Nomination Process
Online Nomination and PDF Nomination Form
Application Form (password necessary)
Application Scoring Guide
Selection Process

 

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