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Deadline approaches for Kohl nominations
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MILWAUKEE - The deadline is Oct. 6 to submit nominations of Wisconsin pre-K-12 teachers and principals for the 2018 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation teacher fellowship and principal leadership awards. Nominations may be submitted online at

Awards are $6,000 with an additional $6,000 grant going to the school of each selected teacher and principal. Teachers or principals who plan to continue in their current capacity for at least one year are eligible and must be nominated by a parent, other teacher, community member or school administrator.

The Fellowship rewards teachers who have demonstrated superior ability to inspire a love of learning in their students, have motivated others and have provided meritorious service both in and outside of the classroom. It also recognizes and supports principals who demonstrate administrative leadership and a positive influence on school culture.