More stories by Kasey Marler

Educator of the Week: Jenny Turner

She’s now a third-grade teacher at Town Acres Elementary School in Johnson City. Ms. Turner sees 20 students per day in her self-contained c…

What’s Working: Camp Read-A-Lot

Students in the three Elizabethton City Schools will take a love for reading into the summer thanks to “Camp Read-A-Lot”.

Educator of the Week: Amber Bacon

Bacon works with over 80 children a day as a 5th grade Reading/Language Arts at Social Studies. Both she says, are ripe with great reading o…

Educator of the week: Candice Gurley

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Candice Gurley always wanted to be a teacher.   She started her career at Stratton Elementary and moved to Lake Ri…

Educator of the Week: Allyson Miller

HAMPTON, TN (WJHL) – You could say that teaching is the family business for Allyson Miller. Her father is a retired teacher and she knew she…

Educator of the Week: Leanne Sanders

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Leanne Sanders always knew she wanted a career that would make a difference in other people’s lives. That’s w…

Educator of the week: Kevin Kendall

Kevin Kendall has spent the last 12 years on Roan Mountain.  He’s a history and social studies teacher. In his dozen years at the front of t…