Everyone has had at least one teacher make a positive difference in their life. Maybe it was a fourth-grade teacher who showed you the way when you were struggling, or a college professor who tied classroom knowledge to real-life applications. By bragging about your favorite teacher, you could win a free course from our parent site, Mediabistro. Even just participating merits a $50 coupon toward a Mediabistro class.

Mediabistro announced this new contest, which will run Monday, Aug. 20 through Friday, Aug. 24. Tweet our parent site, @mediabistro, a story about your favorite teacher, and don’t forget to include the hashtag #teacherstory. They’ll pick the best one and award that reader free admission to a Mediabistro class. The top five will get a $100 credit, and anyone who participates gets a $50 coupon for a Mediabistro course.

Wondering what Mediabistro has to offer? Here are a few selected courses:

This offer may not be applied to past purchases or combined with any other discounts or promotions, including bundled courses. Not valid for 2-Day Film School, Certificate Programs, Self-Paced Courses, or How-To Videos.

Get your tweet in by 11:59 pm ET Friday, Aug. 24, to qualify.

Mediabistro will direct message participants with coupon codes by Tuesday, Aug. 28. The code expires Friday, Aug. 31, so make sure you sign up before then!

Questions? Send Mediabistro an email or call 212-547-7890.

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