Nominate a Teacher! Great teachers are paramount in shaping our communities future, yet Arizona’s educators are underappreciated and underpaid. KTAR News wants to recognize the top teachers in Arizona who are nominated by members of the community. Each month, Mac and Gaydos will Pay Tribute to a Teacher who will be showcased on air and presented with a $1,000 check in their classroom. I would like to nominate the following Teacher: Click here for Offical Rules.