New Columbia County teachers undergo orientation

...and Brittany Byrd, identical twins, said they already felt "embraced" by the school system. Brooke is an elementary school teacher, while Brittany will be at Grovetown Middle teaching social studies and language arts."There's definitely...

South Korea has much work to do to create Olympic-class hockey team

FRISCO, Texas - South Korean goalie Kye Hoon Park took up ice hockey on the advice of an elementary school teacher.His teacher used to be an ice hockey manager. And Park used to get in fights all the time."So my teacher was like, if you're...

Students see improved performance in summer school at Haines Elementary

...of small classrooms and data-driven lesson planning with the improvements in student performance.Bayvale Elementary School teacher Virginia Trobaugh said the summer school "was a truly enjoyable experience for me.""This was my first year...

Pamela Smith

...Allendale County, January 21, 1960, a daughter of Howard Reid Porter Sr. and JoAnn Deer Porter. She was an Elementary School Teacher, having taught at Fairfax and was presently teaching at Barnwell Elementary School. She devoted her time well...

Criticism results in suspension

GREENVILLE, S.C. - An elementary school teacher says she was suspended for two days without pay after a letter she wrote criticizing the school administration was published in...

Hits phasing out of teaching assistants

...be like no other. It's a year far more challenging than all of the years I have had as a Richmond County elementary school teacher because of the school system's efforts to phase out teaching assistants in certain grade-levels of elementary...

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...

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...

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...

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.