“It brings out the best in me when I think of my teachers,” says Alice Lam, a cardiovascular registered nurse. Watch a conversation between Lam and her former physics teacher Kristen Record.
American Education Week presents everyone with an opportunity to celebrate public education and honor the individuals who are making a difference in students’ lives. Here in Connecticut, people from a variety of occupations are sharing what they have achieved because of a teacher.
Watch videos of educators talking with their former students who share how their teachers encouraged them and inspired their career choices.
CEA Launches Campaign Highlighting Positive Role of Connecticut Teachers in Students’ Lives and Careers
CEA has launched a public awareness campaign to highlight the importance of the teaching profession.
Research conducted by OnePoll on behalf of the Kiddie Academy Educational Child Care system further suggests that teachers play a very important role in their students’ lives.