Happy National Teachers' Day!
May 3, 2022
"...a day of honoring teachers and recognizing the lasting contributions they make to our lives.”
We love ourselves some fun facts...ALMOST as much as we love our teachers!
1944 — Early Discussion Roots
1953 — A Teachers' Day is Established - 1st Tuesday in March
1980 — Congress Declares March 7 as a National Day - National Teachers' Day
1981-1984 — National Education Association continues to observe Teachers' Day on the 1st Tuesday in March
1985 — National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Establishes 1st Week of May as Teacher Appreciation Week
1985 — National Education Association Representative Assembly then Votes to Make the Tuesday of the 1st Week of May National Teachers' Day!
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