What is KCTS 9 Golden Apple Moments?
For over two decades, Golden Apple Moments has celebrated innovative educators, programs and schools making a positive difference in Washington State education, from early childhood through high school. We share their successes with the community in a special program, which airs on public television stations statewide and online. Each year’s recipients are also honored with a cash award.
Who can be nominated?
Teachers, volunteers, administrators, staff and educational programs are all eligible. The guidelines are simple:
- Individual or program nominees must work or volunteer their time in or in conjunction with a public or private school serving pre-K–12 students in Washington State.
- Award recipients must be willing to appear in the segment broadcast online and on television and to allow cameras into their classrooms and/or program.
- Individuals and programs nominated in past years are eligible for consideration. Self-nominations are accepted.
- Previous Golden Apple winners are not eligible for selection.
More details on previous winners can be found here.