Stark County Master Teachers

Last Updated: 8/13/2019 1:51 PM

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Deadline for Submissions

First Time Applicants: February 7, 2020
Renewal Applicants:   February 7, 2020

Submissions/portfolios for the Master Teacher designation, sponsored by Stark County ESC, are due on the above dates to the Curriculum & Instructional Services Office, of the ESC building (6057 Strip Ave., NW, North Canton, OH 44720). We strongly encourage that submissions are hand-delivered to ensure receipt.

If you are interested in the process of becoming a Master Teacher, please visit the ODE website. All of the forms and explanations are available at this site:

Basic requirements for the Master Teacher designation are these:

Educators must at least:

  • Hold a valid professional teaching license or certificate;
  • Have taught a minimum of seven years (currently eighth year of teaching);
  • Work a minimum of 120 days during the current school year;
  • Work under a teaching contract/employed as teacher.

Teachers and other instructional personnel working outside of traditional classroom roles and core academic areas are eligible to apply.

If you or your district/building are interested in attending or hosting an informational session about the Master Teacher designation, please contact Tom Nunziato


For more information, contact:
Tom Nunziato
Consultant, Curriculum & Instruction
330-492-8136, ext. 1372

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