Rollins educator learned, taught in same classroom

Rollins Elementary School first-grade teacher Tina Harn has a special connection to her classroom, and it's not just because she's been teaching there for 29 years.Her...

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Web site helps teachers earn extra money, exchange ideas

...never imagined an owl could make her $4,000.The first-grade teacher from Atlanta had used owl drawings to teach pupils...that's $400 right there."Katie Holmes, a first-grade teacher at Baker Place Elementary School and Columbia County's...

Meredith Susan Lummen - Matthew Joseph Baekelandt

...late Dorothy and Chester Lummen of San Antonio, TX. Meredith is currently employed by Redcliffe Elementary as a First Grade Teacher. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Baekelandt of West Bloomfield, MI. He is the grandson of the...

Lauren Marisa Shea Barnes - Charles Ray Dowdy III

...member of Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority. Lauren is currently employed by the Columbia County Board of Education as a First Grade Teacher. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ray Dowdy, Jr. of Harlem, Ga. He is the grandson of Mrs. Merle...

Richmond County teacher resigns after reportedly admitting neglect over bullying allegations

...writing referrals, documenting reports and notifying parents, as required by state law and district policy, the first-grade teacher told the girl to "stop being a tattle" and to "sit down, it is quiet time."The teacher's letter of resignation...

SC Teacher of the Year named

...as well as being a member of next year's class of Leadership South Carolina.She succeeds Darleen Sutton, a first-grade teacher at Pickens Elementary School, as Teacher of the Year.

Teacher credits upbeat style with helping her win district's highest honor

...I'm not better than anyone, but this was my year with these changing times," she said.Vanessa Patten, a first-grade teacher at Wheeless Road, has worked with Turner for about seven years. She said Turner's ability to invent strategies...

Meredith Susan Lummen - Matthew Joseph Baekelandt

...and a graduate of Southern Wesleyan University with a Masters in Education. Meredith is currently employed as a first grade teacher at Redcliffe Elementary. Mr. Baekelandt is the grandson of the late George and Lenna Kodos, and the late Earl...

Officials push technology

...is helping her pupils improve their reading skills. "We use it with beginning phonics," said Ms. Blake, a first-grade teacher at Chukker Creek Elementary School. "It's colorful and has lots of graphics. The primary ones have songs...

Hooked on puppets

...and her 26 children. It's becoming cyclical for first-grade teacher Linda Smith, but no less uplifting to see her idea...Smith said. LINDA SMITH Age: 55 Occupation: First-grade teacher Family: Husband, Buddy Smith Quote: "I just...