Thank a Teacher Day 2019 is Wednesday 19th June!

On Thank a Teacher Day we will announce the Silver Winners of the prestigious Pearson National Teaching Awards – teachers, headteachers, teaching assistants and lecturers from  schools and colleges across England, Ireland and Wales. Silver Award winners will go on to the UK final of the Pearson National Teaching Awards, a glittering ceremony held in central London in October, when the winners of 13 Gold Awards, the UK’s “Oscars for Teachers”, will be announced.

What is annual thank a teachers day?

The Pearson National Teaching Awards are an annual celebration of exceptional teachers, created to recognise the life-changing impact an inspirational teacher can have on the lives of the young people they teach. To thank a teacher that has made a difference to your life click here, fill in a short form and we will send a card on your behalf in the post, for free.


See who won a 2018 Silver Teaching Award here

–and you can also see photos of their celebratory tea at the House of Commons.

We’d love to hear your stories – which teacher would you thank and why? Share with us on facebook  and twitter. And if you’re a teacher who’s received a Teaching Awards Thank You card why not share a photo too? We look forward to hearing from you!