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Golden Apple: Donna Leopard

(North Augusta, S.C.) Donna Leopard could be teaching math right now. But the Fox Creek English instructor had a change of heart when she st…

Golden Apple: Arthur Harris

(Evans, GA) Arthur Harris knew he had a knack for math when he was just a child. “I was always pretty good at it and I always thought it was…

Golden Apple: Carrie Anne Cushman

(Evans, GA) Long before Carey Anne Cushman became a teacher, she was practicing for this job. “I used to pretend teach and my little brother…

Golden Apple: Terry Harris

(Grovetown, GA) If you want to learn how to make something that looks great, you come to Terry Harris and her Graphic Design class at Grovet…

Golden Apple: Michael Foster

(Evans, GA) Michael Foster is making the past come alive at Evans High School. “We’re working on the significant events and subjects of the …

Golden Apple: Shelley Wolfe

(Augusta, GA) Shelly Wolfe’s students are working non-stop to sharpen their math skills. “We’re really focusing on place value,” Wolfe says.…

Golden Apple: Stan Dodson

(Waynesboro, GA) Welcome to Stan Dodson’s visual arts class, where artists of all skill levels are welcome. “My class is definitely open to …

Golden Apple: Felicia Lovett

(Waynesboro, GA) Felicia Lovett isn’t just making life better for these students. She’s setting an example that’s a key part of her life at …

Golden Apple: Carol Clarke

(Augusta, GA) Carol Clarke used to be a social worker but she felt called to become a teacher. She knew she could help young people as the H…

Golden Apple: Dianne Lawson

(Swainsboro, GA) The school year may be winding down, but the students are staying hard at work in Dianne Lawson’s class at Swainsboro Prima…

Golden Apple: Erica Lane

(Louisville, GA) Erica Lane went to Jefferson County High School and now she teaches at Jefferson County High School. She took a teaching jo…

Golden Apple: Julie West

(Wrens, GA) Julie West is helping others fall in love with reading. It’s something she’s been fond of for a long time. “It’s always been a p…

Golden Apple: D.L. Barksdale

(Hephzibah, GA) D.L. Barksdale came to Cross Creek by way of New York City. He grew up there and always knew he wanted to be on stage. “Even…

Golden Apple: Jonay Bailey

Jonay Bailey makes sure her K-3 students get the most out of the Early Intervention Program so they can improve their reading skills. “We’re…

Golden Apple: Srinivasan Thiyagarajan

This is Srinivasan Thiyagarajan.  He is kind enough to let his students, and to let us call him Dr. T.  He teaches Math at Glenn Hills High …

Golden Apple: Seymone Reese

(Thomson, GA) Seymone Reese has been teaching second graders in McDuffie County, Georgia for 15 years. “When they come to you, they’re still…

Golden Apple: Marcianne Alligood

(Thomson, GA) Marcianne Alligood takes time to break her class down into groups so that they can really focus on the lessons of the day. “In…