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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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-24/sc-teacher-year-named
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000170723479
Engagement
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-10-21/web-site-helps-teachers-e
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-03-27/richmond-county-teacher-r
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-03-23/rollins-educator-learned-
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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-11-23/teacher-credits-upbeat-st
Columbia County announces Teacher of the Year

...County's Teacher of the Year on Thursday night during a banquet at West Lake Country Club.With the title, the first-grade teacher at Baker Place Elementary School is now eligible to become the Georgia Teacher of the Year. Finalists for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-10-04/columbia-county-announces
Fundraising nears goal for boy needing double-lung transplant

...magic show by Chad Crews will entertain children close in age to Sawyer, said organizer Debbie Callan, Sawyer's first-grade teacher at Bel Air Elementary School."We have lots of hope that the needs are going to be met," Callan said.Several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-01-06/fund-raising-nears-goal-boy-
School year under way in Columbia County

...she had a good summer, she's ready to get back into the classroom and learn "how to count by three."For first-grade teacher Katie Homes, the first day gives her the chance to build one-on-one relationships with her new pupils...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-08-07/school-year-under-way-col
1st-grader injured; Savannah teacher suspended

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Gould Elementary School first-grade teacher Seth Kolodny is beginning a 60-day, unpaid suspension for inappropriately handling a situation with an out of control 6-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-01-09/1st-grader-injured-savann