When the Idaho State Board of Education announced their decision to continue the soft-closure of schools across the state through the end of the school year, both teachers and students were heartbroken that they wouldn't physically be together again.
If you think back to when you were a kid, I guarantee there was one teacher who played an instrumental role in you growing up to be who you are today. There's probably a teacher like that in your child's life already, so why not give them the ultimate "thank you" gift?
If you had to pick someone to trust from a list including weather forecasters, business leaders, journalists, real estate agents, judges, and nurses, who would you pick? Most of us stick with the ones who might give us the greatest emotional connection, and it's not business leaders.
Winter parties are happening this week at Treasure Valley schools, and if you're looking to give a thank-you gift to a teacher that he or she will really appreciate, we've got several good ideas. And they're all affordable.
Teachers deserve a nice, relaxing drink after nine months of hard work trying to shape and inspire all of our budding little Einsteins. So parents, if you're looking to have a little fun with teacher appreciation gifts right now, this might be a perfect idea.