Educating for Tomorrow

Teacher Recognition

Do you know a teacher who has made a significant impact on the lives of their students? If so, we want to recognize them! Here’s how you can help us give Georgia’s teachers the recognition they deserve.

Request an
Extra Yard Game Ball Kit

Honor a PreK-12 educator on your campus who has gone above and beyond through the Extra Yard Game Ball Recognition Program. Request a game ball recognition kit to present to a special teacher this fall. Kits for the 2024 school year will be available in July. For more information, click here

a Teacher

Principals, assistant principals, instructional coaches, district leadership, teachers, parents and students can complete the brief form on this page to nominate a teacher deserving of being recognized for finding unique and innovative ways to engage and inspire students. Winning teachers will receive a $1,000 DonorsChoose gift card along with a Georgia Teachers Initiative “SWAG” kit shipped directly to their school.
The College Football Playoff Foundation team will review nominations and announce awards weekly. Winners will be contacted by 4 PM EST each Friday.
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