The NBC15 Crystal Apple Award is an award that is given to five teachers in South Central Wisconsin in recognition of outstanding contributions to education. Crystal Apple Awards was created for a way viewers can express their gratitude towards a teacher that has made a difference in their lives. Now through March 31st, send in your nomination for a teacher that has touched your life, has touched the lives of others. Entries will be reviewed by a panel of NBC15 judges and narrow nominations to five Crystal Apple recipients and ten Honorable Mentions. Crystal Apple Award Winners will be announce the week of May 6th.

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Crystal Apple Awards

Updated: 05/31/2018 - As the school year comes to a close, NBC15 is once again honoring teachers through Crystal Apple Awards.

Updated: 05/11/2018 - Kathy Hiteman received a Crystal Apple Award for the love of science and Shakespeare that she shared with students over her 28 year career.

Updated: 05/10/2018 - Wednesday's Crystal Apple Award recipient works to make sure his students understand math.

Updated: 05/09/2018 - We honored not one, but two educators who made an impact on a student at Baraboo High School nearly two decades ago.

Updated: 05/09/2018 - Tuesday’s Crystal Apple Award recipient from Portage is still working, and at this point has no plans to call it quits.

Updated: 05/07/2018 - Mrs. Kate Dabetic has taught first or second grade for 18 years, but this year presented a new challenge.

Crystal Apple Awards

Posted: 01/24/2018 - Here's the list of Crystal Teachers and Honor roll for 2017.

Posted: 04/06/2017 - 2016 Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll

Posted: 04/06/2017 - 2015 Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll

Posted: 05/18/2016 - Congratulations! Here's the list of Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll for 2014.

Posted: 05/18/2016 - Congratulations! Here's the list of Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll for 2013.

Posted: 05/18/2016 - Congratulations! Here's the list of Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll for 2012