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Honor society serves school

...Dorothy Hains was her principal at Tubman High School nearly 80 years ago.About two years ago, Smith retired as a literacy coach from the elementary school that bore Hains' name.Today, as a member of the Rho Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International...
Newcomers Club offers variety of activities

...because she had retired.Smith said she had a hard time adjusting to retirement, because her job as a Reading First literacy coach meant she worked 10-hour days and a couple of nights a week, and frequently traveled. All of a sudden there was nothing...
Terrace Manor Elementary pupil ranks at top in reading program

...for being the top reader in the nation in the Ticket to Read program, according to Rose Lofland, the school's literacy coach. The online reading program can be accessed at school or at home. Pupils read passages and are taught strategies...
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Program lets pupils show talents while improving literacy skills Joseph R. Lamar Elementary School. "Did you know that reading can be fun?" Kimberly Mungo, the school's literacy coach, asked the pupils. They quickly responded with, "Yea!" About 100 parents and pupils attended the program that...
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Rants and raves

...should trickle down to the superintendant for instruction, coordinators, principals, instructional specialist, literacy coaches and teachers, too? If you want to fire him for the Murphey Middle School misinformation to the state, then why...
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District earns reading grants

...low-achieving schools to hire literacy coaches and provide instructional materials...Excellence program, which uses a literacy coach. Until now, only three county schools had a literacy coach. "The literacy coach plays...
Sponsorships assist schools

...library wouldn't exist if it weren't for corporate sponsorships and fund-raising efforts, said Karen Caullen, a literacy coach at Island Academy. Books are expensive and "budgets are earmarked for specific things," she said. With continual...
School reading programs show impressive results

...emphasis is on early detection and then help for pupils having reading difficulties, said Nancy Ursrey, a district literacy coach. "With children having reading problems, we work with them one-on-one and in small groups," Ms. Ursrey said...
Schools get specialist to improve test scores

...board also approved the job descriptions for Georgia Reads Family Literacy Services Coordinator and the Georgia Reads Literacy Coach. Reach Ashlee Griggs at (706) 823-3552, or
Program assists in learning skills

...was in school. Reading First provides funding for a literacy coach and classroom resources, and it also helps fund Voyager...professional development, said Emily Fields, the school's literacy coach. "We taught teachers the best we could with what...