5 simple ways to support teachers all year long

(BPT) - A love of learning and a passion for children is what makes teachers special. As COVID-19 impacted schools across the country earlier this year, teachers proved their agility in shifting gears quickly to teach students as effectively as possible. Now schools begin the 2020-21 school year, and teachers again are critical in shaping children's education during uncertain times.

Whether your community's schools are welcoming students back in person, online or a mix of both, it's the teachers who have the hard work of making school a positive experience no matter the circumstances. This year in particular, it's critical to support teachers to position them for success so students can thrive. Consider these five steps in supporting teachers and showing you care.