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1/22/2009
Harris Teeter Together in Education Offers Schools a Chance to Win $1,000
Recognize your Teacher of Excellence and win a cash reward

What would your school do without its dedicated teachers? What could your school do with an extra $1,000?

Harris Teeter realizes our schools would not be successful without devoted and enthusiastic educators. The company established Teachers of Excellence to provide financial rewards to teachers who are committed to furthering excellence in education. Teachers of Excellence winners receive a cash reward in the amount of $1,000, and the school at which the teacher works receives a $1,000 cash prize! It is that easy.

Nominate a teacher whom you think deserves to be recognized; get your students involved, ask other teachers to make the decision or simply make it a surprise. Visit harristeeter.com to download the Teachers of Excellence application. A total of 10 teachers will receive an award during the 2008/2009 school year; 8 more awards will be distributed this year.

YOUR SCHOOL COULD BE NEXT! The first two 2008/2009 winners were: Teacher Effie Goodman and Principal Charles Foust proudly display their Harris Teeter Teacher of Excellence Checks.

Brooks Global Studies Extended Magnet School in Greensboro, NC: Effie Goodman
Carmel Middle School Winner in Charlotte, NC: Josephine Hoover

To be eligible to participate in the Harris Teeter Together In Education Teachers of Excellence Award, the school at which the teacher works must be a part of the Harris Teeter Together In Education program. The school must have a minimum of 100 people linked to its TIE school code number.