Golden Apple: Bonnie McNeill

“When I was in the 5th grade, I joined the band, loved it, loved it.  I knew before 5th grade I would teach, but when I got into band I knew…

Golden Apple: Bradford Wilson

Bradford Wilson did not get into teaching to teach.”I got into teaching because I wanted to coach football and track and things like that,” …

Golden Apple: Stephanie Scott

Long before Stephanie Scott came to Richmond County, Georgia, she was a small child in a small town.  That's when someone made a big im…

Golden Apple: Shana Brown

Shana Brown's students get to learn about how we got here. She teaches U.S. and World History at Thomson High School.”I've always …

Golden Apple: Jay Murray

Talk about a rare sight.  Agriculture Education students sitting in a classroom.  Rare, because the real learning happens right outside the …

Golden Apple: Christian Wilder

Christian Wilder has been teaching most of her life,  long before she ever had thoughts of ending up in an actual classroom.”Teaching has be…

Golden Apple: Stephanie Reeves

Stephanie Reeves is making sure her Social Studies students stay focused on another important lesson.”We've been studying about the Eur…

Golden Apple: Anne Moss

Time to meet a fantastic 4th grade teacher. Her name is Anne Moss and she teaches at Episcopal Day school.  She is dedicated to helping her …

Golden Apple: Meredith Harris

Meredith Harris teaches English and Drama at Fox Creek High School.”When I was in school and younger, I was always the one helping out my fr…

Golden Apple: Marina Zamor

Marina Zamor teaches 4th and 5th grade Language Arts. And her students love the subject.”We were reading a folktale,” she says. And we were …

Golden Apple: Melvin Dukes

Melvin Dukes' mother just has to be so proud of him. After all, he's following in her footsteps.”I guess it started because my Mom…

Golden Apple: Elizabeth Sumerlin

When students come into Elizabeth Sumerlin's Creative Writing class, they can really express themselves.”I wanted them to have a safe p…

Golden Apple: David Owen

Dr. David Owen's class is about to watch a movie.  That may sound like a fun way to start the day, but it's part of a serious less…

Golden Apple: Pam Segers

Pam Seegers is living proof that you can take life's difficulties and turn them into successes.  She is a ceramics teacher.”It was actu…