From May 3rd–May 7th, the DonorsChoose community celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week with help and funding from a number of partners and over 39,000 citizen donors all over the country — raising $7M for teachers and students in the process! These posts from the DonorsChoose Teacher Facebook Community are just a few reactions that give a hint of what it meant to be a DonorsChoose teacher this May.
1. Does a better reaction to Craig Newmark’s amazing contribution actually exist?
2. This teacher who hit an amazing milestone
3. Check out these future scientists in the making!
4. This teacher had the sweetest week.
5. It doesn’t take a microscope to see that this teacher knows how to spread the love!
6. Heartwarming moments were abundant ❤️
7. We indeed felt like Napoleon Dynamite all week thanks to the teacher who shared this.
8. Teacher Appreciation Week saw a ton of swift deliveries, and uber excited teachers!
9. This teacher shouted out the power in random acts of kindness.
10. Let's just say, it was a week of in-tents reactions!
These teacher reactions were just the tip of the iceberg. To see what inspired all the love, check out the full recap of the week here!
Founded in 2000 by a high school teacher in the Bronx, DonorsChoose is a nonprofit website that empowers public school teachers from across the country to request materials for their students. Supporters from all over the country contribute gifts to public school classrooms of their choosing — helping teachers get the exact things they need for their students no matter where they’re learning.