Teacher prescribes daily dose of grammar

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - When language arts teacher Dawn Burnette noticed students getting sick of grammar...Fayette County school, Whitewater Middle School, language arts teacher Julie Thomas is researching the effectiveness of...

Teen poet published in anthology

...Tubman Middle School. Susie Smith, a fourth-grade language arts teacher at Monte Sano Elementary School, introduced Amber...job writing," said Linda Gillespie, Amber's language arts teacher. "It's beautiful work." Del Elliott, a reading...

Grovetown High educator Kim Buchanan selected as Columbia County Teacher of the Year

...the Year."It's a lot to take in," said Buchanan, who teaches the art of expression and rhetoric as an AP Language Arts teacher at Grovetown High School.Buchanan said it was strange being honored by her peers, but she knew this morning...

Richmond County selects finalists for Teacher of Year

...AP statistics/AAC analytic geometry and advanced algebra teacher LaShawn White, Butler High School 12th grade language arts teacher Pamela Ray, and Tobacco Road Elementary School teacher Dana Samples.School principals and coworkers gave speeches...

Teachers begin prep for Milestones

...are learning they need to break old habits to help their students make the transition.Ninth-grade English-language arts teacher Robert Jackson made a sample test to introduce the new testing styles to students. He said teachers have to...

Newspaper readers age, but letter writers get younger all the time

...daughter finally brought home a class assignment that's right in her dad's wheelhouse. Her fourth-grade language arts teacher instructed her to write a letter to the editor.So I was all set to give her a few pointers, but as it turned...

Davis returns as Lakeside's baseball coach

...head baseball coach T.J. Davis was approved as a language arts teacher and he will once again lead the Panthers' program...education until last year when he was an English/language arts teacher and football assistant coach at Greenbrier.While...

More forums planned for Augusta mayoral candidates

...Charles Cummings, entrepreneur Helen Blocker-Adams, state Sen. Hardie Davis, Commissioner Alvin Mason and language arts teacher Lori Myles.At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Williams Memorial CME Church, 1630 15th St., is holding a mayor candidates...

East Augusta association plans candidate forum

...Helen Blocker-Adams, retired businessman Charles Cummings, Sen. Hardie Davis, Commissioner Alvin Mason and language arts teacher Lori Myles.The election on May 20 is also the date when voters across most of Augusta will decide between three...

Augusta mayoral candidate Lori Myles wants a more 'transparent' government

...Memphis, Tenn.Inspired by the leadership of former Augusta Mayor Ed McIntyre, Myles said she'll quit her job as language arts teacher at T.W. Josey High School on May 21, the day after she is elected."When it comes to standing up for what's...