Golden Apple Foundation of New Mexico
Excellent teachers inspire their students to learn, think and create. At Golden Apple Foundation of New Mexico, we catalyze teaching excellence through recognition, professional development and community engagement.
1) Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence - Recognizes seven teachers each year statewide, alternating grade levels, Finalists are celebrated at the Tribute to Teacher Excellence each spring.
2) Golden Apple Professional Development Program - Provides high quality, teacher-centered PD opportunities for educators across New Mexico. Includes the annual Summer Conference and multiple subject matter Institutes.
3) Community Engagement - Includes the Academy of Fellows (a think tank of past Awardees helping advance education policy in New Mexico) and various classroom grant programs facilitated on behalf of corporate partners.