Important Dates - Orange County Teachers of the Year


December 7, 2018 ​Intent to Participate forms due to Orange County Department of Education (OCDE​)
January 18, 2019 District Coordinator meeting​ at OCDE
March 20, 2019 A​pplications due to OCDE​- original​ + 5 copies
April 12, 2019Semifinalist status emailed to district coordinators
April 18, 2019 Oral interviews with Semifinalists at OCDE (Prek-12 and ROP only)
May  20192020 TOTY Finalists announced 
July  2019 ​2020 California TOTY applications due from Orange County finalists to OCDE
September 6, 2019 District Coordinator meeting at OCDE
October 4, 2019 ​Nominee Reservation forms due to district coordinator
October 11, 2019 ​District Seating Recap and Paying Guest Registration forms due to OCDE
October 18, 2019 Complimentary tickets mailed to district coordinators and nominees; paying guest tickets mailed to guests
 November 1, 2019
2020 Orange County TOTY Banquet at Disneyland® Hotel