As most of you know, I am a teacher (from a long family history of teachers). For the rest of this week, I am going to write posts about teachers that have impacted my life.
For today, though, I wanted to extended an invitation to you, my readers, to share stories about teachers that have made an impact on you. Those stories mean more than you will ever know to those of us that are (or have been) in the trenches).
Share stories in the comments. Share stories on Facebook. Send me an e-mail and I'll add them to this post.
Oh, and here is the official proclamation from President Obama: