Hector Rodriguez created his own comic book hero, El Peso Hero, to tell the stories of and support his students.
Every day, teachers go to great lengths for their students. All this month Verizon is sharing their stories.
Stories that celebrate the amazing things happening in classrooms everywhere
Building Community Through Gardening
National Teacher of the Year Juliana Urtubey chose gardening as a way to bring students, teachers, and the community together.
Making Connections with Special Deliveries
Earl Wilson’s at-home deliveries have made a huge impact on his students and community.
Using Music Videos to Lift Up Student Voices
Utah Teacher of the Year John Arthur runs a YouTube channel to help his students talk about issues that affect them.
Newest Teacher Success Stories
Share Your Teaching Success Story
Teaching is all about those moments that make it all worth it—the light bulb moments when the class finally “gets it,” breakthroughs with challenging students, and overcoming obstacles during a year like no other. Share your teaching success story—big or small—in 200 words maximum, and we may feature it here! To inspire each other and future generations, WeAreTeachers and Verizon will be highlighting stories all month long. So check back often, and you just may see yourself!
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