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Visit Our Website | MAY 2, 2024
Volume 24, ISSUE 33

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Happy Teacher appreciation!
Valid for educators and nurses from 5/6 - 5/12/24 for one (1) Big Sweet Tea, Unsweet Tea, ½ Sweet & ½ Unsweet Tea, or ½ Lemonade & ½ Sweet/Unsweet Tea (flavor shots excluded) on us in store at participating locations only. Must show valid educator or healthcare ID at checkout. Limit one per person. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited.
promotions during teacher appreciation week  - May 6-10
This month, we want to show appreciation for all the teachers in CPSB by sharing available teacher perks and Teacher Appreciation Week promotions along with a few ideas to support teacher wellness AND give away a Teacher Bag of Swag.

SONIC Teachers’ Circle members can redeem the following delicious deals anytime between May 6 and May 20 with any qualifying purchase:*
Buy one SONIC Blast®, Get One Free
Buy One Entree, Get One Free
Free SONIC® Cheeseburger with any Purchase
Free Large Drink or Slush with any Purchase
Free Small Side with Entrée Purchase

Buffalo Wild Wings is offering 20 percent off an order for any teachers. This can be used for both dine-in and to-go orders. A valid school ID must be provided to receive the discount.

Teacher Appreciation 2024
Promethean Teacher Appreciation celebrates those who spark ideas, create excitement, and inspire a love of learning. We’ll be hosting teachers from across the nation, sharing ways to integrate Promethean hardware and software into daily instruction and providing free lesson resources and giveaways.

Promethean’s Teacher Appreciation will provide attendees with:

A fun and casual environment for professional learning focused on celebrating our educators!
Access to a variety of sessions hosted by experienced educators and will walk away with actionable tips, strategies, and techniques that can be used right away!
Opportunity to win great prizes and giveaways!
Register now

Create an account with ID.me and validate your teaching certificate to receive discounts from a wide variety of retailers at any time of the year.
ID.me - teacher discounts all the time

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Whether you’re feeling inspired to connect more with your students or you’re looking for a new way to bring calm to your classroom, Headspace can help students build healthy habits that last a lifetime. Better focus, less stress, and happier thoughts are just a few minutes away.
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This month, check out some ideas for supporting well-being and resources for teacher discounts. Integrate any of the ideas in your classroom or take advantage of one of the discounts shown. Then, share a short reflection for a chance to win a bag of teacher swag! The bag contains the following items.
appreciation week 
may 6-10
If you decide to take advantage of any of the teacher appreciation deals or offers shared in this week’s issue or if you decide to try any of the strategies shared to support teacher wellness, submit a short reflection for each thing you tried in the Win a Bag of Teacher Swag OneNote notebook accessed with the QR code or by clicking HERE before noon on May 17, 2024.
Make email more manageable with Outlook’s Snooze feature. When a message arrives in your inbox that doesn’t require your immediate attention, right-click on it and select Snooze to choose a later date and time for the email to appear back in your inbox.
win a bag of teacher swag!
a Sphero robot and an accessory
an assortment of teacher conference swag 
a Makerspace Experience voucher for a field trip or for your classroom to use in 2024-25 school year
Winners will be selected at random from all entries received by May 17th at noon. Use as many ideas as you want, and take advantage of as many teacher discounts as you want, then submit a reflection for each one as often as you'd like for your chance to WIN!
teacher wellness ideas & resources
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Apple Focus for iPhone or iPad
Apple Focus for iPhone or iPad

thank you for all that you do!

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