social studies

Educator Spotlight: Doug Henry

Teaching wasn’t Doug Henry's first career choice, but after entering the profession, he says it's been rewarding to help so many students find their passions.

By |2024-01-18T14:41:36-05:00January 26, 2024|

Educator Spotlight: Donnie Wilkerson

Donnie Wilkerson, a 5th-grade social studies teacher at Jamestown Elementary School (Russell County), loves to make learning history immersive and fun for his students.

By |2023-12-05T13:01:49-05:00December 8, 2023|

Educator Spotlight: Justin Mitchell

If you ask 8th-grade social studies teacher Justin Mitchell what lesson defines his teaching, he’ll say Colonial America. “This is such a crucial and complex period of time, with us going from being well under the rule of Great Britain to being our own country in just 20 years.” said Mitchell. But in order to get his students to fully understand and resonate with the founding of America, he knew he couldn’t just stick to worksheets and note-taking.

By |2023-10-11T11:11:37-04:00October 13, 2023|
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