Introduces the Teacher of the Month Program

February 05, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Education News, in partnership with Roanoke Rapidsí Starbucks, introduces the Roanoke Rapids Teacher of the Month Program. The teacher of the month program is only open to educators from the Roanoke Rapids Graded School District and Halifax Academy. Anybody can nominate a teacher.

To nominate a local teacher, e-mail the nomination to with the following information: teacherís name, school, grade, and a 300-word or less description of why the teacher should be named RoanokeRapidsLife.comís Teacher of the Month. Applications should also include contact information for the individual sending the nomination, and the teacherís contact information. Contact information should include: name, phone number, e-mail and mailing address.

Winners of the Teacher of the Month program can rise and shine with a pound of Starbucks coffee and be featured in RoanokeRapidsLife.comís teacher of the month section.

Applications do not need to be recent, all non-winning nominations will be held and considered for the next monthís contest. The Teacher of the Month Program will continue until May.

For more information or if you are interested in supporting the Teacher of the Month Program, please e-mail or call 910-286-2931.