Arkansas has many amazing teachers who show their commitment to student-focused education. They inspire their students, students’ families, and their communities to go above and beyond in all aspects of life. From kind words spoken at the right time to providing additional supports to help a student learn, teachers empower those around them to believe in themselves and help them obtain the tools to be successful in life. The following programs provide opportunities for outstanding educators in Arkansas to be recognized:
Teachers deserve to be appreciated and celebrated every day! Show them how much they mean to you! Use the tools below for ideas on how you can show your appreciation. Please consider sharing your photos and videos on social media using #TeachersInspireAR and #TeachArkansas.
From handwritten thank you notes to pep rallies, there are several different ways to celebrate Arkansas teachers. Check out some of the ideas listed on this page for inspiration.
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Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.Learn More