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New Survey Shows Most U.S. Adults do not Show Appreciation to Former Educators Despite Direct Teacher Impact on Student’s Futures
Date:5/3/2013

Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) May 03, 2013

On May 7, the National Education Association will celebrate the 33rd annual National Teacher Day. According to the NEA, National Teacher Day is "a day for honoring teachers and recognizing the lasting contributions they make to our lives." In time for this year’s celebrations, Kars4kids, the leader in national charity car donations that uses funds raised by tax-eligible car donations for educational programming around the country, conducted a survey on how teachers impacted US adults and ways they have expressed their appreciation.

The new Kars4Kids survey revealed that most adults (75 percent) do not express appreciation to their former teachers despite that the same 75 percent of respondents acknowledge that their teachers had a direct impact on their future successes. The survey also indicated that 80 percent of adults recognize that their work ethic, time spent as a community volunteer, and even career choice – including those who became teachers themselves – was a direct result of teachers who inspired them in the classroom.

“We were surprised to learn the very low number of adults who show appreciation for educators who had a large, positive impact in their lives,” said Avi Gordon, Chief Operating Officer of Kars4Kids. “The difference an excellent teacher can have is massive. Some studies have even shown that a student with even one excellent teacher for one year would gain about $4,600 in lifetime income compared to a student of similar demographics who has an average teacher.”

Additional findings show that 78 percent of U.S. adults felt an out-of-classroom experience, including before or after sch
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