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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 Vera Williams,

Thanks for  your unfailing dedication to the early education students at your school. You inspired me to realize that you are at the very top of preschool teachers in SF

Sincerely,
all the preschoolers

School: Theresa S. Mahler EES
Location: cc923
Grade: prek

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Dear Ms. Yip,

Thanks for planning so many fun parties for us. You inspired me to be a bucket filler every day.

Sincerely,
Hailey Huang

School: Robert Louis Stevonson
Location: san francisco
Grade: 2nd

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Dear Ms. Yip,

Thanks for teaching me new things. You inspired me to do mindfulness and not to lose my temper

Sincerely,
Cecilia Yong

School: Robert Louis Stevenson
Location: San Francisco, CA
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.