When it comes to teachers, it's hard not to be inspired. Perhaps the only thing more uplifting than the stories of lives changed by outstanding teachers is hearing teachers themselves talk about why they do what they do. Ask a teacher why they teach, what motivates them, and you'll catch

Outside of the home, children spend the majority of their time learning and discovering the world within four walls of a classroom. Teachers have the opportunity and privilege to spark intellect and dreams in the minds of our nation’s future leaders—potentially setting them on a path for life and career

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day! The soul of a teacher is truly something special. It combines smarts and heart, passion and compassion, nurturing and instructing. It requires equal parts patience and insistence. Sometimes disciplinarian, sometimes ringleader of silliness—but always in it for the kids. Whether you're a new teacher, a seasoned

How do you say thanks to an outstanding teacher? Today is the first day of National Teacher Appreciation Week (which runs from May 2–6 this year; Teacher Appreciation Day is tomorrow, May 3! ), a great opportunity to show that special teacher—whether they be a friend, your former teacher, or

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