It’s no secret that teaching is one of the hardest professions. Every year, teachers give all their time and resources to their students in hopes of positively impacting the next generation.
And with each challenge, teachers rise to the occasion. Many of these educators go the extra mile to reach their students through humor and kindness which we believe deserves all the recognition in the world.
Keep reading below for 20 teachers who have proven they are true rockstars at their jobs:
1. Even if you are super interested in microbiology, you are still going to have days when you’d rather not be in class. This professor decided to keep things lively by delivering his whole lecture dressed as Darth Vader.
2. This teacher is very serious about Pi day.
3. It’s time to buy Josh a roundtrip flight to the Bermuda Triangle so that he can find all of his homework.
4. Someone’s teacher is having a “bad romance” with the periodic table.
5. These teachers found a creative way to make a splash in their yearbook, and I am all about it.
6. I just really want to know how many people actually did the sixth part of their homework because I also want to know… what happened when they did?!
7. My response would be Red Vintage 18.
8. This woman found a stray cat on her way to work that morning and decided to rescue the kitten even though she needed to go teach.
9. And if your heart wasn’t already touched by the previous teacher, you will definitely have your heart melted by this story: This incredible human being is a teacher in Iran who made daily visits to teach one of his students who was diagnosed with cancer.
10. If only we were all so cool as this professor who commutes around campus on his skateboard – while of course holding his briefcase.
11. At first, I thought this was funny, but it’s also an inspiring reminder to stay focused on the task at hand and not be distracted by how much time you have left.
12. After this, his hall pass never went missing again.
13. This teacher’s quick-thinking is so sweet.
14. “He asked the teacher for a pen.”
15. I think when these teachers grow up they all want to be Thomas Magnum in Magnum PI.
16. Who says that history has to be boring?!
17. How is this professor keeping a straight face??
18. When this teacher found out that one of her students was being made fun of for the way her hair looked, she made it a point to return the next day with a matching hairstyle.
19. Oh wow, how professorial of you!
20. And finally, this teacher whose door decor slays.
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