The Dutchess County Historical Society is seeking nominations for the Eileen Mylod Hayden Award for Excellence in History Education. The award is open to all teachers at the middle school or high school levels at a recognized public, private, or parochial institution located within Dutchess County. We welcome submissions from administrators, colleagues, students or parents. Applications should include this nomination form and an essay describing the nominee's teaching techniques and any innovative projects that illustrate their commitment to imparting a love of history on their students.
The award will be presented at the 2020 Dutchess County Historical Society Awards Dinner. If you wish to nominate someone, the deadline for nominations is May 22, 2020. You have two options:
1) Submit the nomination online, below. You will receive a copy of your submission back by email.
2) Print out a letter-size form and mail it to DCHS, PO Box 88, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602.
If you have questions please feel free to email event chairperson, Janna Whearty at firstname.lastname@example.org.