Teacher who used blackboard to explain computers gets some Microsoft love


Doctors, scientists, engineers, and other admirable professionals – no matter how far they’ve come, no matter how successful they are – once upon a time, they have been taught by teachers for at least once in their life. One of the most noble professions is teaching. Teachers instill knowledge, mold skill, and, well, create professionals.

Quick thinking HERO teacher refused to open door — not even for SWAT


Shanthi Viswanathan,  algebra II teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, FL That’s her! Yes, the hero-teacher who had the presence of mind to barricade her students inside a classroom and wouldn’t let anyone inside until she knows all of them are safe. When the gunman — who killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman High