WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Cathy Edmonds says a little laughter, a little sarcasm, and the hard work of every teacher is what it takes to make successful students.
The Teacher of the Week is beloved by current and former students who describe her as someone that makes a lifelong impression.
Her passion for teaching is deep, having worked North Carolina schools for more than 19 years.
Throughout it all she says laughter is one of the most important tools she uses to keep students engaged and learning.
As an Honors English teacher at New Hanover High School she says when her students prepared for the future and remembering that she cares about them.