National Teacher Day, May 5, 2015
Celebrate National Teacher Day! May 6, 2014
Here’s How Our Partners Are Saying Thank You
- My favorite teacher, and how she inspired me ... Rage Aganst the Minivan blog
- Thank You, Mrs. Lap — Girls Gone Child blogger recounts the lifelong effect one great teacher can have on a student.
- Fun Buzzfeed Quiz! — Which school subject would you teach? Take this quiz and find out!
- Saying Thank You with Gifts — The Teaching Channel is celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week with a 5 Days, 5 Ways Giveaway to say thank you to teachers for all their hard work. Hundreds of items will be distributed as Thank You gifts. Learn more.
- Teachers: The Most Powerful People in the World— ASCD author Jenny Edwards has a message for teachers, and as a thank you, educators can download a free ebook of her work Time to Teach: How do I get organized and work smarter?
- Personlize Those Thank Yous — Cool Mom Picks offers up 7 creative, DIY teacher gift ideas to make gift cards more personal.
- How to Appreciate a Teacher — How one working mom and English teacher say you can make big changes in a teacher's life with the smallest of effort.
- Presidential Proclamation — President Barack Obama proclaims this week National Teacher Appreciation Week.
- House Resolution — U.S. House honors teachers with proclamation.
- Senate Resolution — U.S. Senate honors teachers with proclamation.
Senators Collins, Brown Lead Bipartisan Resolution to Honor our Nation's Teachers A bipartisan resolution is introduced to recognize the important work of teachers across the nation and thank them for their efforts to prepare students for success.
National Teacher Day In the News
Communities nationwide are celebrating National Teacher Day! Check out the latest headlines, news, and highlights!
Why Teachers Deserve Our Praise and Support
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Planning an Event? Download National Teacher Day 2015 art!
Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8, 2015
NEA President Lily Eskelsen García and National PTA President Otha Thornton thank teachers for their service and invite everyone to #ThankATeacher on social media this week. For more information, visit www.nea.org/thankateacher.
Slideshow: National Teacher Hall of Fame Inductees #ThankATeacher for National Teacher Appreciation Week
NEA Member Benefits Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week!
From May 4 – 8, 2015, NEA Member Benefits will feature special deals, discounts, and giveaways—designed exclusively for NEA members. It’s their way of saying #ThankATeacher
Coming In 2016...
National Teacher Appreciation Week
May 2-6, 2016
Substitute Educators Day
November 18, 2016