Teacher of the Week
Teacher of the Week: Carla Simon
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:43am.

videoCarla Simon has only lived in the Cape Fear area for nine months, but she has already discovered a classroom of students that inspire her.

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Teacher of the Week: Deborah Cotton
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:54pm.

video Sometimes we need change in our lives to make ourselves happier. Whether it is something as small as a haircut or something as big as relocating, at times a change of scenery can help us feel complete.

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Teacher of the Week: Riley Woods
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 7:45am.

videoRiley Woods proves that art matters at Castle Hayne Elementary School and that's why she is our Teacher of the Week. Nominated for the way she teaches students that their effort is as important as the outcome of their projects, Ms. Woods says she realizes what art can do for kids.

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Teacher of the Week: Pam Cannon
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:30pm.

video Science is a very broad topic with many different branches. It can prove a hypothesis, and because of it we were able to put a man on the moon. But, no matter which end of the spectrum you are looking at it from, science is important. For Pam Cannon, a teacher at Myrtle Grove Middle School, the vast subject is a passion.

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Teacher of the Week: Yvonne Sacewicz
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 7:47am.

videoAt Island Montessori Charter School Yvonne Sacewicz is one busy lady! With three grades in her classroom she finds herself doing multiple lesson plans for students so that they gain independence and remain curious and creative. Our Teacher of the Week believes her students are the world's peacemakers of the future.

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TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Jennifer Boswell
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 8:29pm.

videoEach week, we try to catch an educator off guard before telling them they're our Teacher of the Week. This go around, we sent the teacher to the library but it wasn't to check out some books. It was to pickup her check.

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Teacher of the Week: Katie O'Neil
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Thu, 11/06/2014 - 7:23am.

videoFor more than thirty years, South Brunswick High School art teacher Katie O'Neil has been teaching her students through an artist's eyes. The Teacher of the Week uses art to break down barriers and cliques and to teach life lessons. One of her favorite lessons is to remind students when a piece breaks they should just say 'Oh well!'

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Teacher of the Week: Matilda Scott
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 10/28/2014 - 5:30pm.

videoOur Teacher of the Week has taught in places as far as South Africa and as close as Brunswick County. But now, Matilda Scott calls D.C. Virgo Middle School home. Scott is an 8th grade Social Studies teacher and admits she is strict in the classroom.

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Teacher of the Week: Sarah Pearce
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:53am.

videoSarah Pearce has an artist's heart and an educator's mind and she puts both to use at Coddington Elementary School as an English Language Arts Teacher. This weeks Teacher of the Week loves her students and teaches them to have a lifetime love of the written word.

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Teacher of the Week: Courtney Link
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 5:30pm.

videoWorking in a classroom requires a certain about of patience and working with special education students, that takes a special person. "When I first started everybody told me, 'You might not like it when you get in the classroom,’” said Courtney Link.

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