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Most Recent Educator of the Year Articles

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Teacher Appreciation Letter
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Dear Ms. Hsu, I thank you very much for your inspiring, appreciative, and admirable teachings to help me enjoy music. Best of all, thank you for inspiring me to pursue a music career in the future. I aspire to pursue a music career because... (more »)
Introduction to Poetry This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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For three years of middle school, my life was filled with anxiety so strong it was like the bubonic plague. Everywhere I turned, it seemed as though the world was dark and cold. Whereas I was jumping to start my day as a child, now I was... (more »)
Educator of the year This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I was never fond of school. I am a hands-on learner, and I’m more interested in the kind of classes where I can get dirty. High school was a new start because I was going to be able to take more hands-on classes. When sophomore year came,... (more »)
Teacher of the Year
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Dear Mrs. Sheridan,   A positive vibed feeling comes to my mind when thinking about you. You make me feel warm and happy. You portray an amazing and outstanding teacher as well as a person. Considering the size of our... (more »)
Teacher of the Year: Andrea Smeeton
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Dear Mrs. Smeeton, Every single day you inspire me and influence me to always strive to show my best qualities.  You influence my life outside and inside school. Whenever I feel stressed about a test or crammed with hours of work, you remind... (more »)
My Art Teacher, Ms. Wade
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Dear Mrs. Wade, Encouraging, helpful, inspirational, supportive, understanding, and unique. The traits listed describe you based on your characteristics and the way you act towards your students. You influenced me to grow into a more... (more »)
Mr. Berlinghof
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Dear Mr. Berlinghof, Throughout the thirteen years of my life, I never felt inspired, influenced, or understood, by any other teacher. I remember the first day I entered our life skills, the bandroom. As a small, scared, and wimpy sixth... (more »)
Teacher Letter
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Dear Mr. Albandia, First of all, thank you. What you taught me about life and reaching out to others makes leaving hard. You inspire me to stay determined and work for what I want no matter what. Thank you for pushing me to shoot for what... (more »)
Mr. Stein
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Dear Mr. Stein, Over the years, you influenced me in many ways. I enjoyed all of my classes with you. You convinced me to aim for above average achievements. If I completed average work on time, you told me to aim for higher goals in order... (more »)
Not All Heroes Wear Capes, Though He'd... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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To look at the typical life of a high school history teacher, one would think it slow, stressful, or dull, much like the subject they teach. History is often cited as the least interesting high school subject, associated with endless... (more »)
My Favorite Teacher
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The people who we gain trust and confidence with are the ones who allow us to persevere and challenge all odds. The ones who give us a chance and hope for the future, are the ones who allow us to truly be ourselves without the worry about what... (more »)
Mrs. Nealon: Educator of the Year This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Mrs. Nealon is the main teacher from middle school who stands out to me. She was my homeroom, homebase, history, and Bible teacher for eighth grade at The Christian Academy. She made sure that her students did not just think of her as a... (more »)
The Inspirational Ms. P This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Christina Pawlowski, a math teacher who graduated from Hofstra University, is the most outstanding teacher I have ever met. I’m so glad she was my geometry teacher last year. Ms. Pawlowski is a teacher and friend I will certainly never... (more »)
Bad Little Kid
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In second grade, you would think I was a innocent little girl but nope. My first few months of second grade it was fun and then I started staying after school. Hanging with my cousin and getting into even more bad things.   One day... (more »)
Hero Forever
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A hero to most people is someone that wears a costume, but truly a hero is someone that inspires and never gives up despite obstacles. My hero Dr. Tracie Calloway knows she will have tough days at work but still has a smile on her face every... (more »)
Educator of the Year
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When I think of a teacher, I think of someone who is there to teach you new things and maybe even be a counselor or a friend. Now, when I think of these things, my mind goes to my naval science instructor MSGT Howie. When I first saw him on the... (more »)
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