New observatory at South Carolina State Museum lets students scan stars in class

...remotely controlled telescope set up at a new observatory opening next month at the State Museum.Amy Baldwin, a science teacher from Oakbrook Mid dle School near Charles ton, said her students will be eager to get a chance to work with the 16-foot-long...

Kroger gives $20,000 in school supplies to Augusta teachers

...events such as the Kroger giveaway helped them keep costs down as the school year begins.John S. Davidson Fine Arts science teacher Amy Mealing hoped to get "free goodies" for her classroom at the giveaway."I do end up having to spend my own...

Kristina Lee Mize - Garrett Lee Ralston

...and State University. Kristina is currently employed by Columbia County School System as an eighth grade Physical Science Teacher. Mr. Ralston is the grandson of Mr. Harry P. Thurman and late Mrs. Harry P. Thurman, and the late Mr. and...

High school students study along researchers at Georgia Regents University's summer biomedical camp

For Academy of Richmond County science teacher Judy Ward and four current and recently graduated high school students, the best summer vacation entails lessons in biomedical...

At Langford Middle, baccalaureate program increases scores, changes school culture

...being pushed to be a better teacher and to be more invested in my students."Joseph Cordova, a sixth-grade earth science teacher, said the program's focus on understanding other cultures and encouraging open-minded thinking helped build the...

Alison Cowles Evans - Michael Thomas Finnerty

...with a Bachelor of Science in Health Promotions. Michael is currently employed by Athens Academy as a Seventh Grade Science Teacher. Given in marriage by her parents, the bride chose her sister, Kristen Marie Evans, to serve as her maid of honor...

Certified Ga. teachers feel slighted by budget

...our supplement and gave us furlough days," the Atlanta Journal-Constitution quoted Cherokee County high school science teacher Christine Lauer as saying. "They took the people who had gone the furthest, who had gone the extra mile, and said...

Guest Column: Is it hot in here or is it just confusing? Climate-change issue muddled

...voters believe it's a hoax. But then, nearly as many folks believe aliens exist.Most scientists agree with my science teacher in the Thomson public schools that the planet has gotten warmer since the Ice Age. There's even a more recent number...

Trout experiment survivors released into Augusta Canal

...question answered Tuesday."I think it's marginal, but it's doable," said Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School science teacher Carl Hammond-Beyer.About 1,000 tiny fry hatched by Leesa Lyles' class at Warren Road Elementary School were...

Georgia joins national teacher preparation initiative

...Levine, said in a release. "Yet urban and rural schools consistently struggle to attract and retain strong math and science teachers ? nationally, 30 to 40 percent of all teachers leave the profession during their first three years in the classroom...