Do you know a great history teacher?
If so, you can nominate her or him for the Whittemore History Prize,
which carries with it a $500 cash prize and the recognition of the
Vermont history community.
Each year, the Ethan Allen Homestead presents the Whittemore Prize to a
teacher who inspires students with a love of history. Richard
was a teacher and trustee of the Homestead for many years.
The only requirements for the prize are that the teacher be working in
Vermont public, private or home schools and that part of her or his
teaching be history (it need not be all s/he teaches, nor must it be
It's easy to make a nomination. Simply send us a letter telling us why
this teacher is an inspiration to students. If you are nominating
yourself, include a letter of recommendation from a student, parent or
Here's the catch: applications must be at the Homestead by noon on June
just a week and a half from now. You may mail, fax or email them, but
whatever you do, act now!
Ethan Allen Homestead Trust
1 Ethan Allen Homestead, Suite 2
Burlington, Vermont 05401
Check out our website at http://www.ethanallen.together.com