Recognizing Louisiana educators and inspiring excellence in the education profession
Dream Teachers is a nonprofit organization that celebrates Louisiana’s finest educators and educational leaders with the annual Educator Excellence Symposium and Celebration. Its mission is to inspire excellence in education, enhance performance in the classroom, and to recognize and reward exceptional Louisiana educators. Over the last seven years, the work of Dream Teachers has led Louisiana to become one of the top states in the country in recognizing educator excellence.
Dream Teachers works toward realizing the following outcomes:
- Public recognition of Louisiana’s best and brightest education professionals, and creation of an educational network of outstanding educators who can support the efforts and practices of teachers in every corner of the state
- Involvement of policymakers and the business community in dialogue with these
- Advancing the cause for a quality teacher for every child in every classroom