Child Development

eit2016It’s that time of year again! First 5 and the Office of Early Care and Education are looking to recognize and highlight San Francisco’s early educators at the top of their profession — deepening learning for children, collaborating and engaging with families, and innovating curriculum and instruction.

Nominate a teacher or teaching team today! The deadline for nominations is 5:00 p.m. on March 20, 2017. Nomination results will be announced in April 2017. Award recipients will receive a certificate and a monetary award ($500) at our annual Excellence in Teaching Awards event.

To help us publicize the nomination process, please consider downloading a flyer.

To nominate a teacher or teaching team, please visit:

Questions? Please contact Winnie Kwei at