Closing arguments continue in Atlanta test cheating trial

...Deerwood Academy assistant principal Tabeeka Jordan.Attorney Sanford Wallack, who represents former Dobbs Elementary School teacher Dessa Curb, questioned the Georgia Bureau of Investigation probe that led to an indictment in the case and said...

Rosemarie Axton

...Germany, was a retired Media Director for Augusta State University with over 20 years of service. She was an elementary school teacher in Oklahoma and was also the first woman of Oklahoma to be certified by the FAA. Her passion was gardening...

Ex-principal no-show at Atlanta school cheating trial

...some of those things," he said in court.Without Salters, Wednesday's testimony began with former Gideons Elementary School teacher Oliver Banks, who testified about teachers changing scores on the standardized tests.

Columbia County's charter school denied, Hephzibah's approved

...County arts-infused charter school and approved another to be based in Hephzibah.Todd Shafer, a Martinez Elementary School teacher and founding board member of Columbia County School for the Arts, said he was disappointed with the state commission's...

Richmond County selects finalists for Teacher of Year

...algebra teacher LaShawn White, Butler High School 12th grade language arts teacher Pamela Ray, and Tobacco Road Elementary School teacher Dana Samples.School principals and coworkers gave speeches detailing the educational prowess of the finalists...

Ceare Davis

...M. at Butler Creek A.M.E. Church. Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery, Ahoske, NC. She was an elementary school teacher for several years with the Richmond County Board of Education. Survivors are one grandson, Willie Sessoms...

Richmond County teacher resigns after reportedly admitting neglect over bullying allegations

A Richmond County elementary school teacher has resigned amid allegations that she ignored a 7-year-old girl's repeated attempts to notify her of bullying.According...

Reward for missing Waynesboro woman now $10,000

...about 100 people including police and members of the community searched for Bennett, who was a Burke County elementary school teacher for 35 years.Waynesboro police Chief Augustus Palmer III said the department continues to follow up leads...

Across the region

...exam answer sheets so they could change incorrect answers, and falsifying exam certification forms.Former elementary school teacher Wen dy Ahmed pleaded guilty to obstruction for giving students the correct answers during their exams. Both...

Former SC official retires from post as Consumer Product Safety chairwoman

...enhance the life of children in South Carolina and I have done that in many different venues. I started as an elementary school teacher in Augusta and was the South Carolina state superintendent of education. When I practiced law, I focused on...