Sonoma County Office of Education

Teacher of the Year

Important Dates

Date Task
March 30 Nominations due to SCOE
April Nominations reviewed by selection committee
End of April ​Teacher of the Year and Runner-Up Announced
April/May Photo shoot with Teacher of the Year and Runner-Up
June/July ​Teacher of the Year works with SCOE to complete California TOY application
August California TOY application due from Sonoma County Teacher of the Year to SCOE
September Teacher of the Year and Runner-Up recognized at Sonoma County Administrator Kick-Off
October California Department of Education publicly announces the California Teachers of the Year in a news release