Every week, Elizabeth Karivelil and Patrick Aghadiuno would spend an average of eight hours a week working. Formulas covered the walls of whiteboard as they took in the knowledge from their internship mentor, Simon Yunes at Micrometrics in Norcross.
On Thursday, the duo from Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology had one more bit of writing to do. This time it wasn’t on a wall or a whiteboard, but rather their recently published research paper.Continue Reading...
To some, watching the Thursday morning news show at Duncan Creek Elementary School was business as usual with the show providing the pledge of allegiance, upcoming events and announcements and a message from the principal.
But for physical education teacher Dayna Alkire it was a chance to honor a parent of the fallen student.Continue Reading...
Graves Elementary School students, the Captain Planet Foundation and members of Atlanta United FC spent Thursday afternoon planting vegetables at the school’s learning garden.
The planting was part of an initiative by Major League Soccer called Greener Goals, which is a week of service by professional soccer teams leading up to Earth Day.Continue Reading...
Lynnette Aponte, an outreach specialist at Meadowcreek High School, was named the Latin American Association’s 2018 Inspiration Award recipient, according to a press release sent by Gwinnett County Public Schools Wednesday.
The LAA gives the Inspiration Award to an individual who has adapted, integrated and thrives as a contributing member of their community.Continue Reading...
R.D. Head Elementary School teacher Doug Doblar was announced as one of 10 finalist for the 2019 Georgia Teacher of the Year by State Superintendent Richard Woods Tuesday.
Doblar previously was selected as the 2018 Gwinnett County Public Schools Teacher of the Year as well as receiving the school district’s Elementary School Teacher of the Year award.Continue Reading...
Things went swimmingly for four Gwinnett high school seniors Monday night.
Archer’s Jayla Gillis, Berkmar’s Charis Stanfield, Collins Hill’s Andrew Winton and Peachtree Ridge’s Oliver Stephan — all swimmers — earned the top four scholarship awards during the ninth annual Gwinnett County Public Schools Outstanding Senior Athlete Banquet at Sonesta Gwinnett Place.Continue Reading...