There are many teachers that offer guidance and inspire greatness, but there are those extraordinary ones that will always hold a special place in our hearts.

ABC9 News is asking you to tell us about YOUR favorite teacher. Submit an essay, poem or letter describing how a teacher has influenced your life.

Send in your entry to ABC9 by emailing it to

Then watch during the month of May as we surprise four teachers in the Siouxland area.

For more information, email your questions to