My Town Tutors is very excited about a new book called @50Teachers. The title of the book is American Teacher: Heroes in the Classroom.
Click here to see the entire list of teachers featured in the book.
Below is who we found on twitter. Give a follow to see how, like SO MANY OTHER teachers in America are making a difference.
We will list the teachers by.
1. Ones who have written a guest blog for us:
Genein Letford @GeneinLetford (53 followers) – I teach music and LOVE getting free money for my classroom and school! Follow me for the BEST teacher grants, fellowships and awards! God bless! CA
Guest Blog: Teachers: Top 10 Tips for Successful Grant Writing
Watch a video of Genein Letford
We listed the teachers by number of followers on twitter.
- @SarahWessling (3,114 followers) – Mom of three, avid reader, aspiring writer, passionate educator and 2010 National Teacher of the Year. Iowa · sarahbrownwessling.org
- @EstherWojcicki (2,820 followers) – Educator, journalist, IT & OER consultant. Palo Alto · ldt.stanford.edu/~ewojcicki/
- @AppEducationFox (2,818 followers) – Teacher, blogger, 1:1, San Diego Co. Teacher of Year, CA #EdTechTaskforce, #flipclass, co-founder of #CAedchat, #EdCampSD organizer, Google Certified Teacher. Escondido, CA · AppEducation.com
- @greenBXmachine (1,411 followers) – Green Bronx Machine believes that we are all Amer-I-CANS! Together we can grow, re-use, resource and recycle our way into new and healthy ways of living. BRONX, USA · greenbronxmachine.com
- @ClintSmithIII (825 followers) – High School English Teacher. U.S. State Department Cultural Ambassador. Poem Scribbler. Barbecue Ribs Eater. Wool Socks Wearer. Read, Write, Repeat. DC via NOLA · cwardsmith.tumblr.com
- @angiecmiller74 (563 followers) – 7-12 School LIbrarian. Writer. Public speaker. 2011 NH Teacher of the Year. TED speaker. Owner of goats. Mother. Wife. Not necessarily in that order.
- @MrYongpradit (581 followers) – I teach kids to think, care, and create. Director of Education at http://Code.org . CS teacher forever. #HourOfCode. Silver Spring, Maryland · patyongpradit.com
- @GregSchwanbeck (388 followers) – Physics & Astronomy teacher, instructional technology coach, PD provider, Math nerd, Apple Distinguished Educator, semipro bodysurfer. Westwood High School, MA. Massachusetts · schwanbeck.org
- @curlyquesting (191 followers) – Cross-Pollinator, Educator. Curlyquesting and organizing around ed reform, social justice, and creativity. Chicago, IL
- @AlexKajitani (130 followers) – 2009 California Teacher of the Year and The Rappin’ Mathematician. #MathNation. Carlsbad, CA · AlexKajitani.com
- @2012FloridaTOY (115 followers) – There is nothing more honorable than educating the leaders of tomorrow. We are servants to society; and with that great responsibility we must not fail. Miramar, Florida · EdOutTheBox.com. New Hampshire · whynotrethinked.blogspot.com
- @jasonsfulmer (115 followers) – Teacher, uncle, dream developer, mentor, SC Teacher of the Year, 04 National Finalist, Phil. 4:13, love to travel, discover good eats, & sing! Go Gamecocks! jasonjourneys.blogspot.com
- @Globage (42 followers) – leadersinlearningawards.org/winners2009.html … 2013 Vermont State Teacher of the Year. USA North East
- @MelanieTolan (41 followers) – I am a 2010 California Teacher of the Year who teaches teens incarcerated in Juvenile Hall. I am committed to helping all students be successful in school. San Diego, CA
- @dcrumbine – (24 followers) – I love my wife. I love Z and Boogie. I love Jack, cleanliness and efficiency. I love going home, my daughter Meli and the passions of life. Missouri City, TX.