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Fishman Prize for Teaching (

January 10, 2017
Five years ago TNTP launched the Fishman Prize as way to celebrate great teachers. Since then, the prize has recognized nearly 500 teachers who build strong relationships with their students, ignite passion for their subject matter, and push students to reach their highest aspirations.  The application for the 2017 Fishman Prize is now open. Visit  
Four final winners participate in a thought-provoking summer residency with their peers, reading, writing, and speaking about teaching and learning. Each winner also receives a $25,000 award.  Join the celebration and nominate the teachers that inspire you by visiting
Early application is December 13, 2016. Final deadline is January 10, 2016.