Seven teachers have been chosen for Round Three of the Innovation in Teaching Competition, announced Governor Deal.
The competition awards teachers who demonstrate innovative teaching strategies with a $2,000 stipend. The winning teachers' school also receives a $5,000 grant. In addition, GPB films the winning educators teaching in their classrooms and makes the videos available to other educators as teaching resources.
Round Three winners are as follows:
Eighth Grade, English Language Arts
Creekland Middle School, Cherokee County
First Grade, English Language Arts
Sarah Mills Hodge Elementary School, Chatham County Schools
Third Grade, English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Social Studies
Holsenbeck Elementary School, Barrow County Schools
Sixth Grade, English Language Arts
River Trail Middle School, Fulton County Schools
Kindergarten,English Language Arts and Science
Sugar Hill Elementary, Hall County Schools
Fifth Grade, Mathematics
Avery Elementary School, Cherokee County Schools
Ninth-Twelth Grades, Mathematics
Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy
To learn more about the Innovation Fund, please click HERE.