The Atlanta Families’ Awards for Excellence in Education 2016 Nominations Now Open

AtlFamiliesAtlFamilies2Atlanta Families’ Awards for Excellence in Education, Inc. is a non-profit organization that seeks to elevate the quality of public education by identifying excellent educators and empowering them to expand their impact.

Award winners receive $7,500 for a personal stipend, professional development, and an innovative project by demonstrating growth in student achievement, a positive impact on students’ self-esteem, and effectively collaborating within the community.


  • Pre-K through 12th Grade Teacher, Assistant Principal or Principal
  • Must be in one of the following districts: Atlanta, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett
  • Charter or Traditional School
  • Taught in district during 2014-2015 School Year
  • Plans to remain in district until Summer 2017
  • Must have completed 2 years in education prior to applying

For more information and to nominate an excellent educator, please visit: