Teachers Association of Long Beach

Jackie Robinson Award Nomination

Educators Breaking Boundaries Award

Presented by TALB and Security Benefit

In honor of Major League Baseball’s Jackie Robinson Day on April 15th, 2017, TALB and Security Benefit have partnered together to create an award recognizing two Long Beach educators who have broken barriers either personally and/or with students while embodying at least 5 of Jackie Robinson’s Nine Core Values of courage, determination, teamwork, persistence, integrity, citizenship, justice, commitment, and excellence.

Two recipients will receive an honorary plaque award, a Jackie Robinson Dodger Jersey #42 with the recipient’s name printed on the back, recognized at a private ceremony at Dodger Staium , and invited to watch a Dodgers  game with fellow TALB members.

The 2018 Educators Breaking Boundaries Award will be presented at the LA Dodgers Game on April 15, 2018.  

Deadline for online nominations is 4:30PM on March 23, 2018

Nominations of TALB members that fit the criteria can be submitted by fellow TALB members, parents, or members of the community.  TALB members can self-nominate.

Jackie Robinson Breaking Boundaries Award Nomination Form

Nominator's Information

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Nominee's Information

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Please choose at least five (5) of Jackie's Nine below and describe ho the nominee has demonstrated an embodiment of that value. (Judging Criteria: 50% overall for this section.)