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"God Bless You, Mrs. Koppelman"

IFT President Dan Montgomery writes a letter to his favorite teacher in celebration of National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 6-10). In a way, I could say that I loved every teacher I ever had, my high school English teachers, Marilyn Bright and Ronald Leinweber, my fantastic university professors, R.H. Super, C.A. Patrides, T.V. Buttery and Martin Walsh. But, to my surprise, I decided to write to my fourth grade teacher, Mrs. Barbara Koppelman, of (the now closed) Pine Lake Elementary in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

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High-Quality Teachers ARE the Reality

Illinois State Representative Linda Chapa-LaVia
shares why National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 6-10) is the ideal time to celebrate the dedicated professionals who educate our children and enrich our communities.

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