Washington, DC is home to an educator recognition event unlike any other.

Learn more about what makes Standing Ovation for DC Public Schools so special. Check out our highlights from 2017!

Each year, business leaders, philanthropic champions, education partners, and civic leaders come together for Standing Ovation for DC Public Schools. This star-studded awards ceremony and celebration honors the achievements of DCPS' top teachers, leaders, and school communities at the iconic John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts with cash prizes totaling $230,000. 

Since 2010, DC Ed Fund has proudly hosted Standing Ovation. Now entering its eighth year, this unique DC tradition continues to play a critical role in elevating the teaching profession and celebrating what's working in urban education.  

Nominations are now open for Standing Ovation 2018. Nominate today!