April 28, 2017

Fourth and Seventh Grade Teacher Contest Rules

Instructions:  The teacher should prepare an application that includes the information found in Nos. 1-4 below. The District Representative must receive the Chapter’s winning application no later than March 2nd.

  1. Cover page should include:
    • Teacher’s name and grade taught
    • Name of school and city
    • Name of principal
    • “THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS’
    • Sponsoring DRT chapter and city
    • Chapter contact person and telephone number
  2. Letters of recommendation, limit of four.
  3. Applicant’s vita/resume.
  4. The applicant should submit his/her thoughts about teaching; about Texas history;  manner of instruction in the classroom; innovations conceived and executed for 4th or 7th graders; and response of the students.  This should be typed on 81/2 by 11 inch paper.  On computer use 12-14 point type.
  5. The  winning  teacher  will  be  invited  to  attend  the  DRT Convention.  DRT is not responsible for expense incurred to attend.  However, the teacher and a guest will be guest of DRT at at the Historical Evening dinner.
The awards will be presented by the 5th Vice President General.
Shirley Burnett
P.O. Box 777
Fulton, Texas 78358
Hm.# 361-729-8185
Cell# 361-790-3795
Fax# 361-729-8185
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