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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 Mr. Robert Roth,

Thanks for being such a passionate educator that cared about including diversity in the classroom and challenged us constantly to consider global issues from all standpoints.  You inspired me to pursue my undergrad in Political Science, allowing me to gain knowledge and ever expanding perspective in this culturally diverse and beautiful world.

Michelle Fong

School: Thurgood Marshall High School
Location: Bayview Hunters Point
Grade: 12

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Dear Mrs. Lisa Jovick,

Thanks for being a positive, motivating and enthusiastic role model. Joining any project we wanted to pursue in student leadership and doing so with all of your loving support. You inspired me to come back home and put my efforts into helping our current public school system


School: Thurgood Marshall High School
Location: Bayview Hunters Point
Grade: 9-12

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Dear Sheila Milosky,

Thanks for your dedication in the Special Education Field and for all the support you give to my son.

Manuel Jaime

School: Rosa Parks ES
Location: 1501
Grade: 3-5

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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.

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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.