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Rotten to the core

...first-graders are taught about ancient civilizations, for example.And some lessons are too esoteric; one special-education teacher told a national media outlet that one of her students' tasks was to draw a picture of the word "nobody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-23/rotten-core
SC Teacher of the Year named

COLUMBIA- A special education teacher from Horry County has been named South Carolina's Teacher of the Year.Jennifer Ainsworth of Socastee High School was announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-24/sc-teacher-year-named
More Americans see middle-class status as unobtainable goal now

...a lake near their home in Saginaw, Michigan.But in August 2012, Feldotte was laid off from her job as a special education teacher. She's since managed to find only part-time teaching work. Though her husband still works as a truck salesman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-05/more-americans-see-middle-
Atwater widow files to run for SC superintendent

...Republicans and two Democrats have jumped into the race.Atwater, 62, said she will leave her job Friday as a special education teacher in Colleton County to campaign full time. Though she's been involved in politics for decades, this marks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-20/atwater-widow-files-run-sc-su
Massive Mega Millions jackpot drawing thousands of players

...stopped by Bodie's after work to grab a quick pick."I mean at this point, why not?" she said.Broome, a special education teacher at Midland Valley High School, said there are a lot of people she'd like to help with her winnings.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-16/mega-millions-jackpot-drawing
Kindergarten teacher is tops in Richmond County

...The other finalists included Ella Baker, a special education teacher at Sand Hills; Everett Cannady, band teacher...Magnet School; Shannon Kilpatrick-Hagan, a special education teacher at Josey High School; and Mary Landrum, a kindergarten...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-11-13/kindergarten-teacher-tops
Rivers brought first girls basketball state title to Augusta

...She motivated us. She made us work harder," said Natasha Reid, captain of the 1997 team who now works as a special education teacher at East Central Regional Hospital."I tried to be laid back, but she pushed me to be a leader. I didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-08-17/rivers-brought-first-
Basketball camp lets special needs students show their skills

...have fun, be able to see friends and socialize, and kind of take a break from school," said Kate Long, a special education teacher from Evans Middle School.Student volunteers like Whatley and Justin Tran, both freshmen at Aquinas, guided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-14/basketball-camp-lets-special-
Greenbrier High student Andrew Rogers beats cancer's odds

...life; he's had enough bad. It was just a dream I could fulfill."School successCindy Dunn-Kearly, a special education teacher of the deaf and hard of hearing in Columbia County, is Andrew's case manager. But the family considers her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-09-21/greenbrier-high-student-a
Richmond County teachers train on making high schoolers ready for college, careers

...shift has made teachers evolve and learn new ways of reaching students, said Vaughn, a Pine Hill Middle School special education teacher."It's not enough now just for the student to get the answer right," Vaughn said. "They have to explain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-02/richmond-county-teachers-