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Education

Nominate a teacher for Class Act

Nominate a teacher for Class ActA teacher can be nominated by anyone willing to describe how the teacher unlocks students' minds
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Class Act

Three Piggy Opera: The tale of the perfect STEAM lesson

Three Piggy Opera: The tale of the perfect STEAM lessonWe've always known fairy tales offer lessons, but a teaching team at Ford Elementary has found a way to put STEAM in it.
  • Class Act
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Class Act STEAM Team

Class Act STEAM TeamA team of teachers at Ford Elementary came up with a way to make the "Three Piggy Opera" the tale of the perfect STEAM lesson.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Kindergarten students get early lesson in robotics

Kindergarten students get early lesson in roboticsIt's hard to picture the five and six year olds in Deborah Goodman's kindergarten class as adults in the workforce one day, but Goodman's already making sure they'll be ready.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Class Act Debi Goodman

Class Act Debi GoodmanIt’s hard to picture the five and six year olds in Deborah Goodman’s kindergarten class as adults in the workforce one day, but Goodman’s already making sure they’ll be ready.
  • Education
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Smyrna

Students conduct a 24 hour simulated shuttle mission

Students conduct a 24 hour simulated shuttle missionStudents at Russell Elementary launched STS-16 of the Intrepid Space Shuttle on Thursday and will land Friday afternoon.
  • Smyrna
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Class Act NyKamp Team

Class Act NyKamp TeamIf you’re looking for the definition of an education power couple, look no further than Adam NyKamp and Stephanie Williams-NyKamp at Indian Creek Elementary School.
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  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

Teacher incorporates Spanish in all lessons

Teacher incorporates Spanish in all lessonsThe Spanish and PE teacher at St. Peter Claver Regional Catholic School turns every lesson into Spanish class.
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  • 5 months ago
Education

Class Act: Rafael Nazario

Class Act: Rafael NazarioThe Spanish, technology and PE teacher at St. Peter Claver Regional Catholic School turns every lesson into Spanish class. He also teaches tolerance, acceptance and understanding.
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  • 5 months ago
Education

Teacher helps "rescue" students through band and chorus

Teacher helps "rescue" students through band and chorusRobbie Chapman brought band and chorus to The Main Street Academy and has given students another reason to like school.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Education

Math teacher gives lesson in life skills

Math teacher gives lesson in life skillsDr. Jeanne Rast, a math teacher at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School creates learning that relates to real life.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Education

Class Act Jerry Chapman

Class Act Jerry ChapmanRobbie Chapman brought band and chorus to The Main Street Academy and has given students another reason to like school..
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Education

Class Act Jeanne Rast

Class Act Jeanne RastDr. Jeanne Rast, a math teacher at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School creates learning that relates to real life.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Smyrna

Teacher wins LEGO grant for school

Teacher wins LEGO grant for schoolDebra Kneubuhler wrote a $22,000 grant for Cobb County's Russell Elementary to receive a LEGO lab.
  • Smyrna
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Class Act teacher wins LEGO grant

Class Act teacher wins LEGO grantDebra Kneubuhler won a $22,000 LEGO grant for Russell Elementary School in Smyrna.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Teacher believes in empowering young kids to learn

Teacher believes in empowering young kids to learnPam Upchurch help to found the Friends School of Atlanta, a Quaker School because she believes in the school's mission to empower kids from a very young age.
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  • 6 months ago
Education

Teacher's kindergarten lessons last a lifetime

Teacher's kindergarten lessons last a lifetimeWe all know Dr. Seuss books are full of silly rhyming words, but they also include lessons. And, no one know that more than Paula Smith, a kindergarten teacher at Berkeley Elementary School in Duluth.
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Class Act: Paula Smith

Class Act: Paula SmithWe all know Dr. Seuss books are full of silly rhyming words, but they also include lessons. And, no one know that more than Paula Smith, a kindergarten teacher at Berkeley Elementary School in Duluth.
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

CLASS ACT Chef Rian McDonald

CLASS ACT Chef Rian McDonaldChef Rian McDonald could work in a five star restaurant, but chooses to work with students at Warren Tech because he loves teaching them.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Class Act

Choir teacher lifts teens through song

Choir teacher lifts teens through songIt's one class you just want to sit-in and enjoy all day. The melodic magical music comes from some Griffin High School teens.
  • Class Act
  • 7 months ago
Class Act

Class Act Choir Teacher

Class Act Choir TeacherIt's one class you just want to sit-in and enjoy all day. The melodic magical music comes from some Griffin High School teens.
  • Class Act
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Class Act

Class Act Addition & Multiplication Blocks

Class Act Addition & Multiplication BlocksTeacher creates video game apps to help students with math fluency.
  • Class Act
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Class Act

Teacher reaches special needs students

Teacher reaches special needs studentsJill Buchanan expertly guides her students' learning and celebrates them as individuals.
  • Class Act
  • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Class Act

CLASS ACT Jill Buchanan

CLASS ACT Jill BuchananJill teaches at Dorsett Shoals Elementary School in Douglas County. She uses puzzles and patience to reach her special needs students.
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Class Act

Teacher helps students become creative thinkers

Teacher helps students become creative thinkersAmanda Quay teaches at Hickory Hills Elementary School, an arts academy in Marietta.
  • Class Act
  • 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Class Act

Class Act Amanda Quay

Class Act Amanda QuayAmanda Quay teaches art at Hickory Hills Elementary, an Arts Academy in Marietta.
  • Class Act
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Class Act

Teacher relates to teens on their level

Teacher relates to teens on their level<p>Atlanta teacher Tara Johnson has a way of relating to her middle school students that helps them perform better academically.</p>
  • Class Act
  • 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Class Act

Class Act Tara Johnson

Class Act Tara JohnsonTara Johnson is a Class Act teacher who relates well to her students.
  • Class Act
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Class Act

Teacher uses student-centered Design Thinking approach

Teacher uses student-centered Design Thinking approachMary Cantwell believes teachers should get out of the way and allow kids to look at problems and determine solutions without boundaries.
  • Class Act
  • 11 months ago
Class Act

Class Act Mary Cantwell

Class Act Mary CantwellMary Cantwell teaches Design Thinking at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
  • Class Act
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago