A video details how one teacher's efforts turned the spotlight onto the hard work educators put forth day-in and day-out. Included is a brief history of teachers in the first schools, today's practices, and how the holiday is celebrated.
- If you're a parent or administrator, show the video during a PTA meeting then coordinate a celebration to honor the children's teachers
- Discuss the video's final question then ask learners to write their responses in the form of a letter that they can deliver to a teacher that made an impact on their life
- Teacher Appreciation Week takes place during the first full week in May
- Encourages scholars to be thankful for their education
- Fosters a sense of community among the school population