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By Brandon Wiley
While shopping this week, a sign hanging near the check-out register caught my attention: "Don't Forget: Teacher Appreciation Week May 6 - 10! Get A Gift to Thank Your Favorite Teacher Here!"
I'm not sure what I was taken aback by more: the fact that Americans need a sign to remind us to appreciate our teachers or that we have relegated thanking teachers to one week out of the year. Either way, it got me thinking about the value we place on the teaching profession as a society..... Continue reading