The nation says thank you to school staff

For National Thank a Teacher Day, pupils and the public are sending messages of gratitude – here are some of the best

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National Thank a Teacher Day: The best thank-you messages

Today is National Thank a Teacher Day and across the UK students and parents (and some politicians) have been saying thank you to school staff. 

Social media has been inundated with messages and videos, so we've pulled together some of our favourite tweets, along with some of those that have got the biggest reaction:

The prime minister 


The Oldham Academy North 


Holy Spirit Catholic Primary 


The British and Irish Lions Rugby Team  


Virginia Primary  


Jadyn and the DfE  


Dame Alison Peacock


Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy


Brian Banks


Jaz Ampaw-Farr


The education secretary  


Shaun the Sheep  

Find out more about Thank a Teacher Day 2021 or download some free creative materials including a quiz, bunting and a cookie recipe from Nadiya Hussain from the Thank a Teacher Day page on Tes Resources.

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