Food City and News 12 want to reward the teachers who are going above and beyond the standard teaching methods. An area teacher will be selected to receive the Golden Apple Award and profiled every Tuesday on News 12 at 6pm. These winners will be selected from your nominations by a panel of judges. At the end of the school year, a Teacher of the Year will be chosen from the year’s winners.
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The 10th annual Golden Apple Awards Banquet took place at the Tennessee Aquarium.
She's caring, kind and treats her students like her own kids. That's why Debi Kidd has won this week's Golden Apple Award.
CLEVELAND, Tennessee (WDEF) - The family of one student calls Karen Allen the teacher of a lifetime. Allen helped their daughter when she was struggling...
LAFAYETTE, Georgia (WDEF) - Charity Burnette's classroom is the great outdoors. The Gilbert Elementary teacher uses nature to teach her students life lessons. Rain, or shine,...
She's a teacher, and a softball coach who is dedicated to her students. That's why Taylor Kilgore has earned this week's Golden Apple Award.
An art teacher at Nolan Elementary has made her mark around the campus, and that's earned her a Golden Apple Award.
She's known as a kind and compassionate teacher, and that's earned Joey Bird a Golden Apple Award.
Brian Kyle teaches his kids life lessons, and that's helped him earn a Golden Apple Award.
A teacher at Snow Hill Elementary finds ways to keep her students engaged, and that's earned her a Golden Apple Award.
A Red Bank Middle School teacher uses technology to reach his students, and that's earned him a Golden Apple Award.
A teacher at Dade Elementary inspires her students to succeed, and that's earned her a Golden Apple Award.
An Orchard Knob Elementary school teacher is well loved by her students, earning her a Golden Apple Award.
A Hixson High School teacher helps students with their reading and math skills, earning her a Golden Apple Award.
A teacher in Varnell, Georgia shows her students kindness, and understanding. That's earned her a Golden Apple Award.