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#TeachersMatter promotion

#TeachersMatter 2024 Coming Soon!:

Every year, Child Care Counts looks forward to rewarding one exceptional early learning teacher, in the greater DC metro area, for their unwavering dedication to the profession. We look for someone whose passion for teaching and nurturing young minds is demonstrated by each interaction with their students.

This year, we will begin accepting submissions on Friday, September 20.  Submissions will be accepted through 5pm on Friday, October 4.  Awardee will be announced on Friday, October 11.

Provider location must be MD/DC/VA and to be eligible to submit a nomination, your child needs to have been in the teacher's class within the last 2 years, you cannot be related to the teacher or work for the same provider.

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​Child Care Counts'
2023 #TeachersMatter

2023 #TeachersMatter Awardee

Past Awardees:

2022 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2022 Award Winner: Kathleen Peter of Wee Friends Daycare

2019 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2019 Award Winner: Belinda Wilson at Young Israel Shomrai Emunah Nursery School

2021 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2021 Award Winner: Lakisha Tibbs at Intelligent Minds Early Childhood FCC

2018 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2018 Award Winner: Gale Quispe at Happy Tots

2020 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2020 Award Winner: Liza Pringle at Wonders Early Learning and Extended Day

2017 #TeachersMatter Awardee

2017 Award Winner:  Azin Tajdar at Kids and Tots

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