Wed, 10/02/2013 - 14:49 — gclarke
Saturday, October 5th is World Teachers' Day, and to celebrate we are sharing a few of the many teachers who inspire us!
Teachers Who Dream Big
Isauro Michael Escamilla, M.A., an Early Childhood Education Teacher and Teacher Researcher from the San Francisco Unified School District, spoke at the closing session of NAEYC's 2013 Institute for Early Childhood Professional Development about his dreams for children, families, teachers, and education. Read his inspiring speech and what he hopes for the future.
Teachers Who Share Their Passions
Jacky Howell wrote Following Your Passion: Introducing Young Children to Basketball, which discussed ways teachers can share personal interests with children to help them learn. Read about what inspired her to share her love for basketball with children and families.
Teachers Who Are Also Teacher Researchers
An Infant Teacher's Journey of Discovery, Wild Places in Childhood, Supporting Struggling Readers - Read the work of teacher researchers who each explored questions unique to their programs.
Share your stories with us! Tell us about teachers who have inspired you.