Head of the Class recognizes teachers in Northeast Ohio for making a difference in lives of their students both inside and outside the classroom. The Cavaliers will select one teacher each month during the regular Cavaliers season (November- April) as the Head of the Class winner. Cavaliers’ mascots and “Hype Man” Ahmaad Crump will make a surprise visit to each winning teacher’s school to present him/her with a $500.00 donation to use towards his/her classroom and a super-sized ticket to a Cavaliers home game. In addition to receiving two (2) tickets to a game, the winning teacher will also receive two (2) complimentary passes to the VIP Club and be recognized on-court prior to the game. Eligible teachers must be nominated by a principal, assistant principal, counselor or peer.

Nomination forms will be accepted until March 30, 2016, and selections will be made on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The following criteria should be considered when making your nomination:

•The teacher’s students have excelled or made significant improvements academically
•The teacher volunteers time outside of the classroom to assist students
•The teacher has made a contribution in his/her community
•The teacher is highly regarded by students for making a difference in their lives

Please make sure to include all supporting information or documentation to support your nomination if necessary.

PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE TWO PAGES FOR THIS APPLICATION, AND YOU MUST COMPLETE BOTH PAGES IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

* Teachers First and Last Name:

* Grade/ Subject Taught:

* School:

* School Address:

* City:

* Zip:

* School Phone:

* Nominated By:

* Best Phone number to reach you (not school phone):

* Email:

* Principal

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