Former state attorney general McMaster wins Republican nomination for SC lieutenant governor

...buying marijuana to quality education.The Chicago native started his career in 1970 as an inner-city high school math teacher. Thompson came to South Carolina in 1982 from Wisconsin to be the first black principal of Winnsboro High School in...

Georgia Tech president visits Augusta as part of summer tour

...students interested in science and engineering careers and help augment the teaching styles of high school science and math teachers."We want to make sure young people understand that science and math can be fun. Sometimes, the material can be...

Ga. teacher sex probe indicts other school officials

...charged only with failure to report child abuse. The charges arose from the March arrest of former McIntosh Academy math teacher Lori Carmichael Quigley, 41, on three counts of sexual assault on a person under supervision or discipline. Quigley...

Voters last hope for Blocker-Adams

...he even spoke to us during a Tifton High assembly. He got engaged to English teacher Miss Greene, who roomed with math teacher Miss Hayes. He gave Miss Greene a diamond engagement ring. You could tell she was so proud of it.Apparently Miss...

Augusta Prep students win math tournament

...State Math Tournament on April 26. Henry Burns, Nick Friedman, Li Jin and Harry Judd won the title, solving challenging math problems and completing 50 questions exams in the process. The students were trained by math teacher Tim Shafer.

Many who want jobs have given up search

...people aren't looking because they aren't finding jobs. So, let's have some fun with mathematics (and make math teachers smile that you can use those two words in the same sentence) in order to see what the unemployment rate for Augusta...

Augusta Prep student region STAR

...believe has been the biggest influence on their academic career to be their STAR teacher. Brandon chose Augusta Prep math teacher Tim Shafer.At the banquet, held at First Baptist Church in Thomson, the STAR students from each county gave a brief...

SC teacher arrested for class cheating

...week and charged with violation of mandatory test security at James Island Charter High School. Tisdale has been a math teacher and varsity cheerleading coach since 2004. The State Law Enforcement Division says Tisdale copied a secure test booklet...

Despite safety emphasis, school shootings continue

...stop it, more lives will be lost," Canady said.Confronting a shooter certainly carries risks.In Sparks, Nev., math teacher Michael Landsberry was killed in November after calmly approaching a 12-year-old with a gun and asking him to put...

Butler High School holds cleanup day

...searching for a way to make an impact on the school. He asked the students to help.Junior Quanda Merri weather said her math teacher, Karen Williams, encouraged her and her classmates to come out."Look at our school," Mer riweather said. "How...