Academy of Richmond County teacher gets state honor

Jerry Knox, a mathematics and science teacher at the Academy of Richmond County, is one of five teachers named today by Gov. Nathan Deal as winners in the Innovation in Teaching...

Census: Augusta young adults struggling to find jobs

...Georgia Regents University, and graduated from the University of Georgia in 1983 after a transfer.The eighth-grade science teacher at John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School said that a month after earning her bachelor's degree in zoology she...

Angler has great fish story to tell from Catfish Creek

...release, involving about 250 fish, is part of an ongoing, multi-year study by Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School science teacher Carl Hammond-Beyer and his students.Using trout provided by students at Warren Road Elementary School, which...

During Blackout Day, Academy of Richmond County students learn to live without technology

...Blackout Challenge?"Teachers had to change their lesson plans so as not to be tech-based.Malyqua Roberts, a science teacher, had students write survival plans, using the science and biology lessons they had been taught."We wanted to...

Sego probe lies with prosecutor

...eighth-grade Sego Middle School science teacher instructed pupils to rough up...police they were sent to the science teacher's room when they acted up in...According to Maj. Autry, the science teacher's eighth-graders admitted...


Teacher gets award Susan Yonce, a seventh-grade science teacher at Jet Middle School in Edgefield County, received the Spirit of Ruth Patrick Award on Oct. 14 from the University of South Carolina...

Flying in zero gravity becoming more common

WEIGHTLESS ABOVE THE ATLANTIC OCEAN - Science teacher Mike Hickey has long understood the difference between...so amazing," said Tracy Cindric, a high school science teacher from Gahanna, Ohio. Her flight experiment partner...

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Across the area

...Science Education Cooperative is seeking nominations for its annual award for the area's Outstanding Environmental Science Teacher for the 2007-08 school year. This award, which includes a $500 prize, is given to the teacher who best uses...

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Program certifies teachers

...last week, if not in his speech. Ms. Welch, a science teacher at Spirit Creek Middle School, is one of 511 nationally...last week, if not in his speech. Ms. Welch, a science teacher at Spirit Creek Middle School, is one of 511 nationally...

Hands-on lessons in classes show pupils that science can be fun

Science often can be a difficult subject for children to grasp, but Episcopal Day School science teacher Eleanor Taylor tries to make the subject fun for her pupils. "Science was not fun for me when I was little," Mrs. Taylor said...

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