Bethel Public School District Teacher of the Year nomination process is now open. A questionnaire is available for the different schools on the Teacher of the Year website. The criteria for selecting the nominee includes that they've taught in the Bethel Public Schools a minimum of 5 years, has tenure in Bethel, in good standing and teach children at least 50-percent of the time. The nominee must also have a superior ability to inspire learning in students. Nominations are due by January 15th.