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Teacher plans to make history "personal"

If Cross Creek High School history teacher Lauren Beck had any first day jitters, she didn't...Beck knows she can accomplish it. After all, a high school history teacher inspired Beck to revolve her life around history...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2014-08-11/teacher-plans
Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...celebration, we chatted with Fort McHenry's chief of interpretation, Vince Vaise. Since 1988, when his high school history teacher suggested he volunteer at the fort, Vaise has immersed himself in its facts and legends. He eagerly shares...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
Good, bad in new Ga. teacher evaluations

...think teachers have an awareness of the new teacher system mandated by House Bill 244," said Clarke Central High School history teacher Ashley Goodrich."Most people don't know that legislation and how it is going to directly impact us next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-02-09/good-bad-new-ga-teacher-e
Teacher brings battles to the classroom

John Fillop encourages fighting in his class. The Butler High School history teacher creates miniature model soldiers, military equipment and landscapes to re-enact battles for his students, and with a grant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/23/met_25278.shtml
Metro | Butler High School
Westside High teacher passes on gift for learning

David Bradberry's day starts before the sun rises. The Westside High School history teacher arrives at school between 6:50 and 6:55 a.m., though his first class starts at 7:35 a.m. A day in the life of a teacher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/21/met_545282.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University | Cross Creek High School | Glenn Hills High School | Westside High School
Speaker of the House supports Norwood

...drum up support for the Republican Party and money for Mr. Norwood's re-election campaign. The former high school history teacher told the local faction of the GOP about educational reforms, efforts to save Social Security, the success...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/22/met_288449.shtml
Metro
Columbia County announces Teacher of the Year

...finalists nominated by a panel of educators from outside the school system.The other finalists were Lakeside High School history teacher Norm Cox, River Ridge third-grade teacher Mandy Guley, Stevens Creek third-grade teacher Angie McDaniel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-10-04/columbia-county-announces
Kathy Cox: a class act in any grade

...longest-reigning monarch. It surely helped that Cox isn't a bureaucrat or career politician. She's a former high school history teacher. Not only did she earn $1 million for three Georgia schools -- two for the deaf and one for the blind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/11/edi_472751.shtml
Editorials
Singer evokes youthful idylls with mature blend of music

...and still plays the dive bars in some college town. He did leave college, though. He went on to become a high school history teacher, setting that aside only when his music career took off. Now, his shows frequently sell out, and recently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/07/mus_131269.shtml
Music
'School of Rock' set to open in Oklahoma

...Flaming Lips). "My thought was, I could always go back to teach," said Booker, who planned to become a high school history teacher until a chance meeting with Flaming Lips band members in the 1980s. "I just never thought it would be like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/18/liv_544731.shtml
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