Teacher Appreciation Week 2023: Monday, May 8 – Friday, May 12

Teacher Appreciation Week 2023: Date, History, Theme, Facts, Celebration Ideas, Wishes, Quotes & Images! The Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week 2023 in the United States began on Monday, May 8, and ends on Friday, May 12 National teacher appreciation week which contains National Teacher Day is observed on the first full week of the month of May. Teachers are the shapers of society. They instill values in us, ignite our creative genius, and inspire us to remain ever-curious in the journey of life. Not just that due to their constant support and guidance, we learn to deal with the difficulties life throws in our way.

So, the existence of such a week gives us excitement to appreciate and celebrate the presence and contribution of teachers around the world. This year’s teacher appreciation week is going to start on May 2 and will end on May 6. We are going to give a wholesome tour regarding how to celebrate the week.

When is National Teacher Appreciation Week 2023?

This year, the Happy National Teacher’s Appreciation Week 2023 is officially celebrated from Monday, May 8 to Friday, May 12, and the Teachers Appreciation Day 2023 is Celebrated on Tuesday, May 2.

Teacher Appreciation Week 2023
Teacher Appreciation Week 2023

History of Teacher Appreciation Week:

Mattye Whytte Woolridge” was the person responsible for the imitation of this day. She wrote letters to Eleanor Roosevelt to start a day to honor the teacher. Eleanor Roosevelt thought it was a worthy cause to celebrate and due to her effort after 27 years of the year of 1980, National Education Association (NEA) formed the national teacher appreciation week from then onwards.

Teacher Appreciation Week 2023 Theme:

The theme of Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week 2023 is not published yet…

How to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2023?

There are plenty of ways you can celebrate the week. Some of the ways that can be followed are as follows-


You can celebrate the week by sending those gifts of diverse types. There is nobody in this world who doesn’t like gifts. You can create customized gifts for your teachers according to their preferences. Or simply choose random gifts and give them on this day. They would surely love to get gifts over the week.

Letter from the students:

Students can write heartfelt letters to their teachers on this day. Teachers did not just help us academically, their contribution impacts our real life as well since they teach us how to deal with many life situations or share their experiences regarding how they dealt with them. So, this week is a good opportunity to let your teachers how much they contributed to your life with raw, vulnerable letters pouring your heart out. This would be a much better gift than any material gift.

Gratitude from the school administration:

School administration can help to celebrate the day by creating funds for teachers’ well-being or rewarding them for their contribution to the school.

Appreciation from the guardian:

Guardians can also visit the school premise on this day and express their homage either through words or awards that deems perfect to them.

Visit old Teachers:

Teachers, who had gotten old and retired, should be visited to know how they are doing. They would love that very much.

Why did we Love to Celebrate Happy Teacher Appreciation Week?

It gives us the much-needed opportunity to honor our teachers who do so many things. Their impact on our life is too much to put in a few words.

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2023
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2023

National Teacher Appreciation Week Messages. Quotes, Wishes, Greetings, Sayings, Images, Memes, Gif, Funny Pic, Status, Captions 2023:

Dear teacher, I am very grateful and appreciate your effort in mentoring me to have the bright career I am leading now. I am thankful for your effort.

Dearest teacher, through this text I send my thankful wishes and my appreciation for your effort in mentoring and guiding me to a bright future. I am grateful to have you as my teacher.

Lovely teacher, thank you for being my guiding star and my mentor always. I am much grateful to you and appreciate your effort.

Dear teacher, in the teacher appreciation week I send my heartfelt regards and thankful wishes for educating and guiding me always. I appreciate your work and way of education always.

Teacher, you have been my greatest inspiration till date and I have been lucky to have you as my teacher. I thank you and appreciate your sense of teaching style and effort.

“A good teacher can inspire hope; ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.” – Brad Henry

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” – Henry Adams

“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” – Albert Einstein

“Teachers teach because they care. Teaching young people is what they do best. It requires long hours, patience, and care.” – Horace Mann

“The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.” – Mark Van Doren

“Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world.” – Maria Montessori

“Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.” – Confucius

We’ve never seen your cape or mask, but we see your superpowers every day!
Thanks for being a super teacher!

You teach with love and effort and energy that draws in every student.
What a gift! What a teacher!

The best teachers teach from the heart. Thank you for all that you do!

To the Best Teacher Ever! Thank you for making a difference! You are appreciated!

Thank you for being such a one-of-a-kind teacher!!!

Miss Michelle, you’re appreciated more than “Thank You” can ever express, but it’s a start!

…and the “Best Teacher Ever” is… MISS KAMISKY! Thanks for everything!

There is one teacher who stays in our minds forever. Thank you for being that teacher!

Your love of learning has drawn me into a whole new universe of exploring ideas!
Thank you, Mrs. Perry!

A teacher is a person who surrounds her students with inspiration to learn again every day. Thank you, Mrs. Falsetta!

Thanks a bunch, Mr. James, for being such a great teacher!

You’re a wonderful teacher and a wonderful person. Thank you, Miss Foster!

To teach a child to navigate through life is a true teacher’s gift.
Thank you for sharing your gifts with me.

Thank you for shaping Elizabeth’s growing mind. The world needs more teachers like you. Thank you, Mr. Milne!

Thank you for helping Harper blossom, Mrs. Hayworth. We can’t thank you enough.

Keep Calm, You’re a Born Teacher
You make a positive impact on the lives and learning of your students.
Thank you so much, Carolyn!

Thank you, Mrs. Schnepp, for being a teacher who cares about what we learn and who we are becoming.

You really know how to put a smile on someone’s face and knowledge in someone’s head. Thank you!

Thank you, Mrs. Sanders! With appreciation, Bobbe

Thank you for seeing the good in each and every one of your students. You are appreciated!


On the upcoming national teacher appreciation week make sure that you celebrate the presence and contribution of the teachers in your life who have helped in making you a better person, thus bettering your life.

General Disclaimer: Every year, the United States celebrated over 1,600 National Days. So, Don’t miss a single Celebration Day. Chill, Enjoy, and Celebrate Every Day with National Day Time!

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