From the Maine DOE News bulletin:
The Maine County and State Teachers of the Year Association (MCSTOYA) and the Maine Council for English Language Arts (MCELA) have launched their inaugural Student Writing Contest. In honor of educators and #LoveTeaching week, they are inviting students to describe a teacher who has made a difference in their day, week, year, or life. Grade section winners will win a $100 gift card and an honorable mention in each section will win a $50 gift card.
Digital submissions must be uploaded and completed by 11:59 pm EST on Friday, January 13, 2023
To learn more about the writing prompts and rules for this contest, visit https://www.mainecela.org/student-writing-contest.html at MCELA’s website.
For more information or questions, reach out to Maine County and State Teachers of the Year Association Board Member Heather Webster, firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Maine Council for English Language Arts President Patti Forster, email@example.com.