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  • Teachers make a lifetime of difference, yet often don’t get thanked.

    You can help change that.

Thank your favorite teacher today. Post a note.

Dear Andy,

Thank you.

Andrew Gia Phan

School: Andy Phan
Grade: 13

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Dear Mr K,

Thanks for for always being so patient and willing to repeat explanations. You inspired me to love math-my weakest subject, and to not give up easily.


School: CHIJ
Location: SPORE
Grade: 4

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Dear Ms. Maria Yip,

Thanks for being patient, kind, mindful with my child. You inspired me to be mindful about everything we do daily.

Evelyn Lin

School: R. L. Stevenson
Location: 20351 34th Ave. SF
Grade: 2nd

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Nominate a teacher for the Mayor's Teacher of the Year

Do you know a stellar San Francisco teacher? We are partnering with Mayor Lee to honor five teachers for their hardwork and dedication to our City's students.
You can nominate here.

Others ways to show your gratitude for teachers.

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Donate to a teacher to help them buy supplies.

We award innovation grants to San Francisco public school teachers that have a trailblazing idea about how to increase student achievement. Often they don't have the budget to implement the idea. You can help change that by contributing to a grant. Donate today

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Teachers throughout the San Francisco request volunteers—we match you to them based on your skills, interests, and time commitment.
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Sergio Romo thanks SF teachers

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