The Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Awards Banquets

The Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Awards honors educators at three banquets held each spring at the Log Cabin Banquet & Meeting House in Holyoke, MA.

TOur 2019 banquets will take place on
  • Wednesday May 1st (Hampden County West)
  • Thursday May 9th (Hampden County East)
  • Wednesday May 15th (Hampshire & Franklin Counties)
The banquet programs include
  • Private reception for winners, their special guests, and funders
  • Dinner
  • Individual award presentations
  • Speaker and/or entertainment
Tickets are available free online through Eventbrite to each winner and one guest, superintendents, principals, district representatives, mayors, funding partners and funding supporters, and other dignitaries. Limited paid tickets are available through Eventbrite for educators and other supporters of winning teachers in every district.

“To receive such an honor midway through my career inspires me to continue to improve my craft.”A 20-YEAR HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER IN AMHERST

See pictures of our 2018 Banquets:
Eastern Hampden County - May 10, 2018
Western Hampden County – May 2, 2018
Hampshire & Franklin Counties – April 26, 2018






For more information please contact Michelle Roberts:
[email protected]


Awards Banquet
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