Teachers Are Heroes

Azusa Pacific University’s School of Education and regional campuses partner with radio stations and sports organizations in Southern California to honor the important work of teachers in our communities. Find more information about local Teachers are Heroes events below, including nomination forms to recognize a teacher-hero in your life!

Orange County

Each month from April to June, the Angels and Azusa Pacific provide a teacher and the nominating individual with game tickets at Angel Stadium. Winning teachers are recognized in an on-field ceremony.

Los Angeles Angels - Teachers Are Heroes

Riverside County

Each month, a teacher is selected to receive a Visa gift card from Thinkwise Credit Union and a classroom pizza party from the Pizza Factory in Temecula, plus tickets to an end-of-year ceremony.

101.3 The Mix - Teachers Are Heroes

San Bernardino County

Each month, a teacher is selected to receive prizes from the Hot 103.9 prize closet and a classroom pizza party, plus tickets to an end-of-year ceremony at San Manuel Stadium.

Hot 103.9 - Teachers Are Heroes

San Diego County

Teachers receive a surprise recognition, including a gift card for school supplies, a classroom lunch party with Sombrero Mexican Food, and an end-of-year celebration with students at LEGOLAND.

103.7 KSON - Teachers Are Heroes

Note: This information is current for the 2019-20 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.