News Display: National Teacher Day
By: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Published: 05/01/2012
Uploaded: 04/27/2012
Uploaded by: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Pockets: Gottesman Libraries' Education Program, News Displays
Tags: Eleanor Roosevelt, National Teacher Day, schools, teacher recognition

Description/Abstract: The National Education Association acknowledges May, 8, 2012, as National Teacher Day, a time to "honor their local educators and acknowledge the crucial role teachers play in making sure every student receives a quality education." As we thank teachers for their commitment and dedication to students, we display news stories about key trends in the teaching profession, remarkable teachers, and the history of National Teacher Day, whose beginnings date back to the influence of Eleanor Roosevelt.

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