National Teacher Day, May 7, 2013
- Who's Thanking a Teacher today? Find out here.
- U.S. Senate recognizes teachers and thanks them for their service.
- Parents: Show your support for educators by taking our pledge.
- Teachers: Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week with Carnegie Corporation and our partners. Upload your photo of inspired teaching and you could win $3,500 for your favorite school!
Congratulations to the five outstanding teachers who have been selected for induction into the National Teachers Hall of Fame as members of the Class of 2013.
An Unexpected Thank You
During Teacher Appreciation Week, NEA member Courtney Bertsch-Martin was surprised at a school assembly, where she received a thank you gift in appreciation of her collaborative work on social media, sharing teaching ideas with colleagues.
It's Not Too Late to Thank a Teacher
Share our videos celebrating teachers and thanking them for all they do.
Resources for Celebrating National Teacher Day
- Ideas and activities for celebrating National Teacher Day
- Five easy ways to make a difference in the lives of teachers
- Artwork and posters
- Sample proclamation
- Sample news release
- Quotes about teaching
- Celebrities Name Their Most Memorable Teachers (PDF, 306 KB, 38pp)
- History of National Teacher Day
Information on the Teaching Profession
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November 18-22, 2013
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