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Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest

December 27, 2017

Middle and high school students in grades 6-12 may participate in the Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest, Jan.2 – Mar.1 2018. The contest provides your child with the opportunity to tell your community how much their favorite teacher is appreciated.

How to Participate

Students write an essay, poem or thank-you letter explaining how a teacher has influenced their life and why they appreciate and admire him or her.

Entries should be 500 words or fewer, in English, and typed on 8.5” x 11” white paper.
Each entry should be submitted with the entry form provided. (please see web link below)
A parent or legal guardian must sign the entry form, acknowledging that they have read the Official Contest Rules.
Submitting Entries

All school and individual entries should be provided to your local Barnes & Noble representative by March 1.
You may also mail them to the store postmarked by the deadline. Our store address is:
Barnes & Noble Peabody, 210 Andover Street, Peabody, MA 01960 Attn: My Favorite Teacher Contest.
Once the winner is selected, plans for a celebration begin!

The student who wrote the winning essay, poem or thank-you letter will receive a certificate of recognition and be honored at their local store during a ceremony for the winning teacher.
The national student winner will receive a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift
Card and a NOOK® device.

The winning teacher will be recognized at an event at their local Barnes & Noble, where they will receive a special award acknowledging their achievement and additional recognition and praise from their community.
Regional winners will each receive a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift Card.
The winner of the Barnes & Noble National Teacher of the Year award will receive $5,000 and be recognized at a special event at a Barnes & Noble store. The winning teacher’s school will receive $5,000 as well.
To learn more, please follow this link:

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