Sarah Brown Wessling is a high school English teacher in Johnston, Iowa, and the 2010 National Teacher of the Year. She is also the first teacher laureate of Teaching Channel (Tch), a free comprehensive showcase – online and on television – of inspired teaching in America's public schools. Tch engages teachers across the country to reinvent and revolutionize professional learning through video content and online innovation.
October 28, 2013 / Sarah Brown Wessling
There are voices that can be overlooked. There are voices that can be quieted. And then there is a room of 300 teacher voices, speaking passionately and with profundity about their craft, their profession and their students.
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May 14, 2012 / Sarah Brown Wessling
Sometimes teacher appreciation happens in the rear view mirror but that's because teachers create a lasting impression on students that will last a lifetime.
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