Teacher of the Year Nominees 

(WABI) – Every Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club in the country will name a winning local teacher of the year in honor of national teachers day on the eighth of May.

The winning teachers will receive $1,000 for their school, a $100 dollar gift card for classroom supplies, and other prizes.

Local winners can then compete for state teacher of the year, a national winner will be announced in November.

The folks from Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club say they’re looking for teachers who go above and beyond their job descriptions.

Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club stores are now taking nominations for their &quot:teacher of the year&quot: program.