On June 5, Matt and Patrick Klug were leaving the Positive Athlete Awards ceremony. Matt Klug, who had just graduated from Brookwood, was the region’s baseball recipient and his older brother saw it as a pivotal moment.
“I told him, ‘You have a voice now. You have an opportunity to impact other people in ways you don’t even know are possible,’” Patrick Klug said.Continue Reading...
Brookwood High School’s theater is getting a new name following unanimous approval from the Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Education on Thursday.
Brookwood’s local school council requested the theater to be named Ken and Patty Lindahl Performing Arts Center in honor of the couple, who served as theater directors for 30 years prior to retiring in 2013.Continue Reading...
As the Gwinnett Symphony Jazz Orchestra lowered its harmonious notes to a hum, Taste of Gwinnett attendees turned their attention to the stage of Duluth’s Infinite Energy Center, where 18-year-old Taste the Charity Inc. CEO Sunil Reddy welcomed the crowd to the county’s newest and largest tasting eventContinue Reading...
Students at Shiloh High School are on a mission to encourage elementary and middle school students to stay focused in the classroom. Developed by the Shiloh High School Athletic Department, the Cluster Athletic Reading Initiative focuses on helping young students and high school mentors succeed in both athletics and academics.Continue Reading...
winnett County Public Schools announced Thursday that Parkview High School teacher
Alexandra Scott is the Georgia Art Education Association’s 2018 Educator of the Year.
The award is given to a member who represents the highest standards of the organization in teaching and service.
Parkview High school teacher Heidi Campbell grew up around teachers. Her father was an English teacher, all her parents' friends were teachers, and she followed suit.
On Thursday night during the annual Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year banquet, Gwinnett County Public Schools CEO/Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks announced Campbell as the recipient of the school system's highest teacher honor.Continue Reading...