The District 112 Foundation is excited to kick off the second half of the school year by announcing that nominations are now open for the 2020 Teacher of the Year.¬†Students, parents, teachers, and principals are encouraged to nominate exceptional teachers within the Eastern Carver County School district for the District 112 Foundation’s 2020 Teacher of the Year.

The award honors and recognizes outstanding teachers in the district who advance excellence and innovation in education. Nominations are accepted from Jan 2, 2020 through Feb 26, 2020. Nominations can be completed and submitted online:

Only one nomination may be submitted per person and teachers may not nominate themselves.

The Teacher of the Year winner will be announced in late spring and will receive a $3,000 grant from the District 112 Foundation to be used in the classroom. Runners-up will be selected and will each receive a $500 grant from the District 112 Foundation.

If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the District 112 Foundation at 952 556 6299 or at

We look forward to hearing about the exceptional teaching going on within our district as nominations come in!