🙌Appreciation : a feeling of gratitude for something or someone. 👏Recognition: the acknowledgment of an individual’s effort or achievement. 🎉Celebration: a social gathering or special event to mark a particular occasion.
In the early 1900s, teachers at the end of the year were often given a 'strawberry social' as a way to celebrate and appreciate their hard work. In the UK, it is customary for teachers at the end of the year to receive a special 'teacher's apple' from each student. In the late 1800s, teachers in the United States were often given a 'good conduct medal' at the end of the year as a way to recognize exemplary behavior.
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What have you learned from your experiences this school year?
What was the most influential moment in your teaching this year?
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