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The last post from the Valedictorian Reception but a favorite for me. As I met the Worth County Valedictorian, Brandon Souter, his mother looked closely at the name on my GSFC badge and said, “Oh! You are Dr. Sarah!” Then, she shared how she enjoyed teaching “Read with Sarah” at Worth County Primary School, one…
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Serving as Commissioner for the Eighth Congressional District on the Georgia Student Finance Commission Board has been a truly wonderful honor for Dr. Sarah. Over the past six years, she has been able to talk with and congratulate several thousand of our state’s finest young people and their parents during the Valedictorian Reception at the…
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A wonderful “Girl’s Weekend” with my precious Jennifer and Sarah. Lunch at Carrabba’s in Macon on Friday. Then, a nice upgrade at Homewood Suites in Atlanta, shopping at Cumberland Mall, and delicious dinner at Cheesecake Factory. Saturday included a wonderful trip to the Governor’s Mansion for the 2019 Valedictorian Reception. Making treasured new family memories!!!…
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A wonderful “Girl’s Weekend” with my precious Jennifer and Sarah. Lunch at Carrabba’s in Macon on Friday. Then, a nice upgrade at Homewood Suites in Atlanta, shopping at Cumberland Mall, and delicious dinner at Cheesecake Factory. Saturday included a wonderful trip to the Governor’s Mansion for the 2019 Valedictorian Reception. Making treasured new family memories!!!…
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“I’m not interested in creating a book that is read once and then placed on the shelf and forgotten. I am very happy when people have worn out my books, or that they’re held together by Scotch tape.” Today marks the birthday of Richard Scarry (1919 -1994). Among the many books he published were “Richard…
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Summer for Georgia Readers: Georgia’s children and their families in 134 counties took advantage of a wonderful resource last summer and spent 927,344 minutes reading 66,614 books. Let’s shatter our record and aim for 1 million minutes and 70,000 books in 159 counties in 2019. You can read anywhere, anytime, and virtually anything this summer,…
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Two of the precious people who hold my heart in their hands! My sweetheart for time and eternity, Fleming, and my namesake, Sarah Eolyne.
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After 173 days at Egelston Hospital in Atlanta Brantley Palmer has been released. The Leroy Massey Kindergarten student had heart transplant surgery 19 days ago. Brantley was released on his 6th birthday. A new heart and going home after more than five months in the hospital make for a fantastic birthday for this sweet boy!
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Celeste Orr, the author of this interesting article, is a good friend and wonderful homeschool mom/teacher. I am honored that she chose our AlphaSkills One-to-One Materials for reading instruction during the Pre-K through Third Grade years for her sons. This article contains excellent ideas for all parents to use with their children to help avoid…
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