For American Education Week, I want to talk to all the people who help our kids grow and learn and eventually figure out the difference between "its" and "it's."
I think this cookie says it all:
(By Sweet Art Sweets)
But of course I still have more to say.
You're there before the buses arrive, and long after they leave.
(By Joyful Delights)
How do you do it?
Is that why people give you so many mugs?
You teach Art,
(By Sweet Jeelees)
...and bring music to our ears.
(By Madison Lee's Cakes)
Except maybe during hour 3 of practice, when the rest of the family's trying to watch Doctor Who.
Without you, people couldn't read and appreciate this very blog!
(By mali b. sweets)
And... um... other great literature.
You teach ALL the math.
(By Julie's Custom Cakes via Flickr)
Which I promise we DO use after we graduate.
(Sometimes we just takes shortcuts.)
You show us our place in history,
(By Rosebud Cakes via Flickr)
...and our place in the world.
(By Debbie Does Cakes via Flickr)
Then you help us understand the people in it.
For all these reasons and so many more:
Thank you, teachers and school staff, for everything!