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

    You can help change that.

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.

Thank your favorite teacher today. Post a note.

Dear Mr Dupuis,

Thanks for demonstrating true passion. You inspired me to demand the best of myself and do it with a smile on my face.


School: ASH
Location: Holland
Grade: 10 and 11

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Dear Ms.Babcock Arianna,

Thanks for being the best teacher and serving our county and helping us with everything. You inspired me. Now I want to be a teacher when I grow up.

K'La Lashay Mooring-Guard

School: James Lick Middle School
Location: 1220 noe st
Grade: 8th grade

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Dear Barry Weintraub,

Thanks for being a very special teacher. You inspired me to read, comprehend and imagine.

Nancy Amaya

School: James Lick Junior High
Location: 1221 Noe Street San Francisco
Grade: 7th-9th

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Others ways to show your gratitude for teachers.

Let's cover Facebook with posts thanking teachers! Share on Facebook.

Donate to provide grants to educators.

We award Innovation Grants to San Francisco public school teachers that have creative ideas about how to increase student achievement. You can bring these ideas to life by contributing to a grant. Donate today.

Volunteer in a classroom

Teachers throughout the San Francisco request volunteers—we match you to them based on your skills, interests and availability. Learn more.

Sergio Romo thanks SF teachers

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