International Paper helped the kindergarten students at Guyton Elementary School celebrate Earth Day by donating butterfly kits and ant farms for each of the kindergarten classrooms. They also donated sunflower challenge kits for each of the kindergarten students.
Jennifer Keeler, a third grade teacher at Rincon Elementary School, was asked to present at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) 2008 Annual Meeting and Exposition, which took place in Salt Lake City, Utah, April 9-12.
April 25 has been designated as Gifted Education Day in Georgia. In 1996, Gov. Zell Miller designated the last Friday in April as a special day to honor the many educators and parents who work tirelessly to provide support for Georgia's gifted children.
South Effingham High School's business classes took field trips on April 8 and April 15 to tour Citizen's Bank in Springfield. Students attending the field trip are currently enrolled in business essentials, workplace readiness and accounting classes.