Teacher of the Week

Teaching is a very difficult job that is often under appreciated by many in society.  Teaching should be considered one of the noblest professions for a person to hold.  All teachers deserve recognition for the great effort they show day in and day out.  Every week The Inkling will showcase a teacher who exemplifies excellence in his/her field of study and in the classroom.

March 2016

Teacher of the Week: Mr. Valliere

Who encouraged you to become a teacher? In college, at Michigan State, I had a Guidance Counselor, David Johnson, who encouraged me to pursue my Minor-Science Education.   Was science your first choice? Yes, well environmental education was my major.   How long have you been teaching? 22 years at CHS   Did you have

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Teacher of the Week: Ms. K. Smith

Ms. Smith worked as a professional actress for 2 years before she began teaching. She received her BA in Dramatic Arts (Acting) from CCU in 2011 & she got her MAT in theatre at USC in 2015. She has always had a passion for sharing what theatre is, and she loves spending time with young

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Teacher of the Week: Ms. K. Hughes

Interview by: Jasmine Burroughs   How many years have you been teaching?       4 and a half years   Was teaching your first choice?       No, I wanted to be a pediatrician   What college did you attend?       College of Charleston and Francis Marion University   What are the pros and cons of becoming a teacher?

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Teacher of the Week: Mr. D

Interview by Alexis McCracken How many years have you been teaching? 29 years   What made you choose to teach after the Navy? The teachers I had made me want to start teaching, and I had always wanted to be a teacher.   Why do you choose to work at Conway High School? Conway hired

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Teacher of the Week: Mr. Reese

Interview by: Alexis McCracken 1. How many years have you been teaching? 29 years   2. Was teaching your first career choice? Yes   3. What are you likes and dislikes of teaching? I like interacting with my students, they really make my day. I like when a student gets it…when the light comes on

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Teacher of the Week: Charles Divine

Interview by: Alexis McCraken How many years have you been teaching? 10 years Was teaching your first career choice? No, I thought I wanted to be an Academic Counselor for college football players. What are your likes and dislikes of teaching? Likes- educating young people, helping students (helping those that can’t help themselves) Dislikes- the

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Teacher of the Week: Ms. Jane Reavis

By: Abigail Calhoun   Ms. Reavis worked at New South Inc. in Conway for 14 years after earning a degree in Forest Technology from Horry Georgetown Tech. While working there she decided to go back to school and get her 4 year degree, and she got a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Coastal Carolina

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Teacher of the Week: Ms. Yaminah Jordan

Interview By: Ayana Beaty How many years have you been teaching ? 12 years Was teaching your first career choice ? No Where did you go to school/college ? USC in Columbia What are some things you hate about teaching ? Why ? I hate the grading, because teaching English means that it never ends,

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Teacher of Week: Ms. Tymesha Hosch

Interview by: A Laya Burroughs 1. Was being a teacher your 1st career?  No, I wanted to be in the WMBA 2. What made you become a teacher?  I started tutoring and working with kids; and as I worked with them I decided I liked it. 3. What were you like when you were in

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