Teacher of the Year Award

The Teacher of the Year will have demonstrated exceptional support of rugby league through the provision of opportunities for students to be involved in practical activities within their school or district, as well as by engaging students through the integration of NRL's educational programs in the classroom.

The 2019 Teacher of the Year Award is proudly supported by Accor Hotels.

This year's finalists

Mathew Clarke, Cessnock Public School (NSW)

Renita Davren, St Francis College Sports Academy (QLD)

Daniel Thomas, Lysterfield Primary School (VIC)

Andrew Shepherd, Clarkson Primary School (WA)

Tim East, Katherine South Primary School  (NT)

Paul Crate, Willunga Primary School (SA)

Last year's winner

Brendan Davis from Galilee Catholic Primary School in North Bondi. A wonderful advocate for the game and a fantastic role model for sportsmanship and safe play, Brendan goes above and beyond to inspire his students.

Check out the full story here.