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The teacher section has been reorganized to help you find what you need. If you have questions or suggestions for additional entries, please contact us at Education@acbl.org.


The Bridge Teacher Newsletter

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Resources

Handbook for Bridge Teachers
Resource Manual for Teachers
Celebrity Mini-Lessons
Easybridge! Sound Bites
Teacher Business Cards
Instructions for Making Business Cards
LTPB CD Labels
Table Cards
Table Cards (with hands)
Clip art

Tips for Teachers and Their Students

Identify Your Goals

This checklist was created to help teachers identify their goals when starting classes. Review it whenever you start new classes and then review it to see if you need to make any adjustments. Read more...

Recruitment Incentives

The ACBL recognizes that bridge teachers and club officials are its primary source of new members. Many incentives are in place for new members including a New Member packet sent when your students first join followed by four issues of the New Member Newsletter and then four issues of an eNewsletter for 2nd year members called "Duplicate Insight." The ACBL shows its appreciate to teachers and club official with a monetary reward. A $100 gift certificate to Baron Barclay Bridge Supplies is earned every time a teacher or a club official recruits 25 new members during a calendar year and a bonus check of $500 is awarded for 100 members recruited over time. In addition, all teachers and club officials are invited to attend ACBL's Thank You party held on the first Friday of each NABC. Thank you, teachers, for all you do!