Thank you for showing your appreciation!

Every year, we celebrate our amazing teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week. Thousands of parents joined our campaign last year to recognize their favorite teacher on social media. Check back in Spring for more ways to show your appreciation through our 2018 campaign.

Looking for the 2017 Thank-A-Teacher flyer? Click here. (Spanish flyer)

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700+ Thank-A-Grams sent

We were overwhelmed with the messages of appreciation that you sent to your teachers! Thank you for taking the time to write over 700 Thank-A-Grams! Don’t forget that you can always send an email to your teachers to let them know how much they mean.

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Share a story about a great teacher you know through the Faces of AACPS Campaign. You can submit stories throughout the year.

Thank you to DeVere Insulation Company and the 21st Century Education Foundation for sponsoring the 2017 Thank-A-Teacher Campaign.

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Read Stories About Our Teachers

Thankful for Mrs. Nodtvedt’s Positive Communication & Support

January 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Thankful for Mrs. Nodtvedt’s Positive Communication & Support

  • Brenda & Lucy

My favorite story from my first year at Marley Middle

December 7th, 2017|Comments Off on My favorite story from my first year at Marley Middle

  • Mrs. Hoffman

Thank You for Inspiring My Son’s Love of Reading!

December 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Thank You for Inspiring My Son’s Love of Reading!

Retired Educator Continues to Spread Joy

December 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Retired Educator Continues to Spread Joy

  • Ms. Kennelly with students

Bringing Joy and Happiness Through Music

December 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Bringing Joy and Happiness Through Music

My Journey from Culinary Student to Culinary Teacher

September 20th, 2017|Comments Off on My Journey from Culinary Student to Culinary Teacher

A Teacher that Made a Huge Impact on my Life

September 20th, 2017|Comments Off on A Teacher that Made a Huge Impact on my Life

  • Tammy Diedrich with Mr. Glorioso at her high school prom

Paying a Passion for Teaching Forward

June 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Paying a Passion for Teaching Forward

  • Iris Crankfield standing in her classroom.

“There was no single teacher who inspired me to achieve my greatness, it was a culmination of the dedication and pride many had in uncovering my hidden potential”

June 16th, 2017|Comments Off on “There was no single teacher who inspired me to achieve my greatness, it was a culmination of the dedication and pride many had in uncovering my hidden potential”

  • Ms. Mueller with Ryan

How one amazing teacher has forever impacted my son

June 5th, 2017|Comments Off on How one amazing teacher has forever impacted my son

From student teacher to colleague, I’ve had a mentor in Ms. Zak

June 5th, 2017|Comments Off on From student teacher to colleague, I’ve had a mentor in Ms. Zak

  • Holly & JoAnne

Shout-Out to Two Great Language Arts Assets at SRMS

June 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Shout-Out to Two Great Language Arts Assets at SRMS

  • Ms. Lowe with one of her students

Heather Lowe: Going above and beyond to help her students

May 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Heather Lowe: Going above and beyond to help her students

  • Logan standing with Ms. Tanya

Our Continued Appreciation for Ms. Tanya

May 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Our Continued Appreciation for Ms. Tanya

  • Ms. Jones with Evan

How A Teacher Continues to Encourage, Years After My Son Left Her Classroom

May 5th, 2017|Comments Off on How A Teacher Continues to Encourage, Years After My Son Left Her Classroom