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Woodlawn Elementary’s Melody Hilty breaks through autism

Connecting with kids isn't always easy... When those kids have trouble connecting with the world it's even more difficult. But for one special Murray County Teacher there are no barriers.

Brian Kyle makes all students feel important

Students can sense when a teacher really cares. One teacher in McMinn County makes sure all his students feel important. He's this week's Golden Apple Winner.

Gordon Lee High’s Mandy Sturdivant encourages kids to succeed

Everyone has that one teacher who really made an impact... But at Chickamauga City Schools there's one teacher who's making an impact in a lot of lives.

Steve Bennett uses current events to teach for the future

When you're teaching middle school students sometimes you have to think outside the box. At Gordon Lee Middle School one high energy Social Studies teacher makes sure his lessons get through.

Marion County’s Eleanor Campbell wins Golden Apple Award

Sometimes kids just need someone they can count on... At Whitwell High School students say there's one teachers who's on your side.

Golden Apple Award Winner Dianne Richardson

The Walker County Gilbert Elementary Teacher says her kids feel more like family.

Hixson Middle School’s Erica Schmidt inspires future teachers

There are lots of good teachers out there... But not all of them inspire future teachers. This week's Golden Apple nomination came from a student teacher who wants to be just like her mentor.

Lookout Valley’s Susan O’Mary makes life lessons fun

Grammar School isn't all fun and games... But at Lookout Valley Elementary one special teacher makes sure her kids have a good time, while they learn life lessons.

Westview Elementary’s Jayne Dyar gets parents involved to help kids succeed

Good teachers keep their students motivated... But truly great teachers get the parents involved. At Westview Elementary School one special teacher says she owes her students' success to her wonderful classroom parents.

Daisy Elementary’s Lowry Thielges helps every CDC student advance

The best way to succeed in school and in life is to have a good foundation. One Hamilton County Pre-K Teacher makes sure even the kids who are behind come out ahead.

Marion County’s Jonathan Parker’s personal experiences help kids learn German language & culture

Some of the very best lessons come from life experience... One Marion County teacher uses his language skills to help students to see beyond their four walls.

Grace Baptist Academy’s Karen Smith keeps lessons challenging & fun

When your teacher expects a lot, hopefully she makes the lesson fun. At Grace Baptist Academy one special teacher makes sure everyone likes school and learns more than they realize.

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