A celebration of the teaching profession, and the power of a teacher's conviction that all students can learn. This profile of East Harlem Tech/PS 72's Kay Toliver has become one of the most-widely used staff development resources in the country. More than 10 awards, including the George Foster Peabody Award, the Gabriel Award and the Robert Townsend Social issues Award.Watch a preview of Good Morning Miss ToliverEducators Respond!
"...just wait until America witnesses what our beautiful, talented and articulate children can accomplish when their teachers are knowledgeable, skilled and hold them in high esteem."Iris Carl, past President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
"First Jaime Escalante did it in Stand and Deliver. Now Good Morning Miss Toliver shows how East Harlem teacher Kay Toliver gets her students inspired and motivated."Los Angeles Times
"We are actively searching for material to make available to the nearly 400 precollegiate teacher recruitment programs we have identified... Good Morning Miss Toliver is exactly the kind of video production we would like to encourage these programs to show to their budding teachers."Andrew Calkins, Executive Director, Recruiting New Teachers, Inc.
"In our training institutes this summer for vertical teams of math teachers, I have been surprised to learn how many teachers already know about Kay Toliver. Her tape is the best resource we have to help teachers fully understand the benefits of 'hands-on' teaching techniques."Carolyn R. Bacon, O'Donnel Foundation
"Teachers at the middle grades level have expressed their desire for more mathematics programming. I doubt there's anyone they'd rather bring into their classrooms than Ms. Toliver."Bill Meyers, Director, National Educational Telecommunications Association