8 Small Ways the Internet Thanked Teachers
Whether it’s through pictures of gifts or GIFs, an outpour of gratitude has filled our screens and our feeds for Teacher Appreciation Week this week.
Current teachers, former teachers and beloved mentors have been praised and thanked for inspiring new ideas and creating a passion to learn. And, lucky for us, we’ve collected a handful of those joys we found on the Internet.
If you haven’t already, share your thanks this week and celebrate those teachers who’ve made the difference.
Google: To the Moon
From the moon to the stars, teachers bring it all to life.
NASA: A thank you for math and science
Even astronauts found their foundations from teachers.
#ThankATeacher today — like Mr. Jeffcoat & Mr. Neal who inspired #NASA chief Bolden to study math & science! pic.twitter.com/TfexYQzNZz
— NASA (@NASA) May” class=“redactor-linkify-object”>https://twitter.com/NASA/statu… 6, 2014
George Lucas: “Why Teachers Matter”
What we’ve seen educators do all across Nebraska: inspire hope.
National Education Association: Vine Thank You’s
This proves kids say it best.
These #GWgreats share what makes their teacher special! #ThankaTeacher https://t.co/itT3j0wvHN
— NEA (@NEAToday) May” class=“redactor-linkify-object”>https://twitter.com/NEAToday/s… 5, 2014
These crowdsourced letters show what make teachers special to us all: relationships.
The White House: Thank You
Thank you, Mr. President.
Target and Buzzfeed: Why We Love Teachers
Quite the clever take on the day-to-day classroom life for a teacher.
And perhaps our favorite find:
USA Today: #ApologizeToATeacher
It’s National Teacher Day: If you can read this post, #thankateacher. If you’re reading this post in class, #apologizetoateacher.
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) May” class=“redactor-linkify-object”>https://twitter.com/USATODAY/s… 6, 2014