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Teacher Appreciation Week

posted on May 7, 2012

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teachers, you make a difference in the classroom. You are the ones who inspire. You share knowledge and a process to thinking that helps students succeed in countless ways. Everyone at IPTV is thankful for what teachers do. To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, we’ve collected a series of resources that highlight what teachers are doing in the classroom. Here you'll find documentaries of teacher and principal success stories, online resources, lesson ideas, and inspiration.

Teaching Channel: See how Teaching Channel celebrates great teaching and provides a way to share effective teaching practices. Inspired teaching, like any great art, should be seen. Teaching Channel lifts the curtain on inspiring classrooms by showing how great educators teach.

The PBS Teachers Innovation Awards: This resources invites educators to share ideas and videos showcasing how they engage students with PBS resources and innovative ideas to reinforce 21st century learning skills.

principal storyThe Principal Story: The Principal Story tells two stories, painting a dramatic portrait of the challenges facing America's public schools — and of the great difference a dedicated principal can make.

Write in the Middle: A Workshop for Middle School Teachers: This is an eight-part professional development workshop designed to help teachers learn effective practices and strategies to use with middle school students in writing instruction.

Where We Stand,  America’s Schools in the 21st Century: This resources explores the best ways to get great teachers in school and keep them there.

Models of Highly Effective Teaching: With these resources from PBS LearningMedia, watch experts discuss the best methods for highly effective instruction.

Climate in the Classroom: Teachers Share Their Stories: This video shares teachers’ stories on their struggles to teach climate change. The ideas explored with this subject can help teachers who struggle to teach banned books, evolution, or any other number of controversial topics.


Tags: education educators innovation professional development teachers

Subjects: Professional Development

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