Heart of Learning 2019/2020

Key 103 has teamed up with Criswell of Thurmont & Apple Vacations to recognize outstanding teachers in Frederick & Washington County!

12 teachers will be awarded the Heart of Learning Award. All 12 teachers will then be placed in a voting competition between 5/1 – 5/31. Two teachers, one from FCPS & one from WCPS, based on voting totals, will each win a trip for (2) to Riu Palace Riviera Maya in Riviera Maya, Mexico, courtesy of Apple Vacations as the Heart of Learning teacher of the year!!



Trip includes seven-night accommodations, round-trip charter air, transfers to/from the resort, non-motorized watersports, all food/drinks at the resort and the assistance of an Apple Representative.

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