Schools prepare for new cybersecurity curriculum

...future as far as careers are concerned."The courses have brought new challenges.Greenbrier business and computer science teacher Whitney Poucher helped organize and outfit a computer lab "specifically fit for the course." She said she needed...

Westminster Schools of Augusta event showcases student inventions

...protecting fragile groceries while they are being transported, and trashcans designed to be "odorless."Westminster science teacher Virginia Shelley said the event is one students look forward to participating in as third-graders."It's something...

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...

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...

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...