Teacher plans to make history "personal"

...brought history home to me," Beck said. "He was a great teacher, and because of him I wanted to dedicate myself to...students. If I can build that relationship, I can be a great teacher ... I love Cross Creek, and I'm all Razorback...

Ex-Atlanta Falcon Steve Bartkowski stresses education

...he likes what he sees out of the man who led the Jaguars to a pair of NCAA Division I national titles."He's a great teacher. Kids love to play for him. Great recruiter," Jones said. "I expect him to do at SMU what he did here."

Challenge more with AP

...Placement courses. His May 15 letter to The Augusta Chronicle ("Put AP in perspective") definitely portrays a great teacher who puts his students' best interests ahead of the "almighty test scores." By offering his AP courses to "good...

Full text of President Obama's State of the Union address

...couldn't speak a word of English when he moved to New York City at age 9. But last month, thanks to the support of great teachers and an innovative tutoring program, he led a march of his classmates - through a crowd of cheering parents and neighbors...

Thomson crash probe to take days, feds say; victims identified

...Nashville, remembered McCorkle as a "very sweet and intelligent person.""She was a devoted professional and a great teacher for our younger techs," Davis said.Davis said Volpitto, a nurse anesthetist, was married to the Dr. George David...

Rants & Raves

...together? I like Dr. Frazier. My son goes to Tubman. The structure that he puts up is great. The staffers are great teachers. Back off Dr. Frazier and let the man do his job. IT SURE WOULD BE nice if North Augusta would put a stop light...

Investigation into Greenbrier soccer trip continues

...say, but Greenbrier High School is a great school," Black said. "We have great kids. We have great coaches, great teachers, great administrators. There are so many positives that happened every single day in our high school. And I'm...

Church congregations mourns two retired educators and their son

...Johnson Magnet School Principal Lamonica Lewis said Jones was a passionate and caring teacher and mentor."He was a great teacher and a great person," Lewis said.Alexander and Lewis worked with Jones at Tutt Middle School, where he taught from...

Rants & Raves

...FOR GLYNN Moore's column about the best teachers can't be forgotten. It brought back many happy memories of the great teachers with their own unique ways of reaching students and making a positive difference in my life. Many marched to a different...

Johnny Miller will call one more U.S. Open

...Mickelson, Greg Norman and a host of other major champions. Billy Harmon once said the oldest brother wasn't a great teacher, he just had the best students. Craig Harmon is the longtime head pro at Oak Hill.That led Billy Harmon to offer...