In a time of “NO,”
teachers are

So many kids are hearing “no” right now because of COVID-19. Yet so many teachers are saying "YES!" Amid everything going on, educators are finding new ways to teach, to guide, to help, and to comfort their students.

We’ve been inspired by the incredible message from DJ Corchin and Dan Dougherty’s A Thousand No’s, and we’re asking YOU to give back to your teacher
and help them win $500. 


for info about
for A Thousand No’s !



My Teacher said  YES!

Nominate your teacher and they’ll be entered to win $500!

#MyElementaryTeacherSaidYES April 13–April 27    |    #MyJrHighTeacherSaidYES May 4–May 18    |   #MyHSTeacherSaidYES May 25–June 8

It’s easy! All you have to do is:

  • Say “thank you” to a teacher who said “YES!” by writing a letter or creating a video
    (we’ve even got stationery you can use—see buttons below)!

  • Post your thank you to Instagram or Twitter with

  • Tag @Sourcebooks and 2–3 friends in your post

  • Tag the nominated teacher OR link to their school’s website in your post
  • #MyElementaryTeachersaidYES (post between April 13–April 27)
  • #MyJrHighTeacherSaidYES (post between May 4–May 18)
  • #MyHSTeacherSaidYES (post between May 25–June 8)
Official Terms & ConditionsDownload Elementary StationeryDownload Cut-Out-and-Color Photo Prop

#MyTeacherSaidYES Galleries

DJ Corchin wants you to nominate
Junior High and High School Teachers!

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Download Jr High StationeryDownload High School Stationery

A Thousand No’s author DJ Corchin
remembers an elementary teacher who said