Frederick County Public Schools is accepting nominations for the Charles E. Tressler Distinguished Teaching Award. Named for a former member of the Hood College faculty who encouraged young people to enter the profession of teaching, this award recognizes an FCPS teacher who has had a significant impact on young people.
Hood College presents this award annually to honor distinguished teaching in the Frederick County public school system. The award was established by a gift from the late Samuel Eig of Gaithersburg, MD. Hood College will recognize the winner during its Graduate School commencement on May 18.
Complete eligibility and nomination criteria, nomination process and selection guidelines are available at www.fcps.org/awards. Nomination packets are due to the Communication Services office, 191 South East Street, Frederick, MD, 21701, by 3 p.m. on Friday, April 26.