TELL Kentucky Results Reveal Progress in Some Areas, Others Need Attention

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – More than 44,900 Kentucky teachers recently participated in the Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning Survey, an analysis that provides educators with data, tools and direct support to facilitate improvement in education. The study has been conducted since 2011. It includes questions on community engagement and support, teacher leadership, school leadership, managing student conduct, use of time, professional development, facilities and resources, instructional practices and support and new…

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WCES - First Week of School

CLASSES ARE IN SESSION IN WASHINGTON COUNTY- TAKE A LOOK AT THE FIRST WEEK!

  North Washington Elementary School teacher Ms. Judy Clark assists her students during the first full week of classes. Students are ready to answer Mrs. Linda Smith’s questions in her class at Washington County Elementary School. Ms. Whitney Bowen’s science class kept her students’ attention at Washington County Middle School. Washington County High School science teacher Mrs. Dawn Curtsinger assists students with their class work.

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ROWLAND JOINS NWES AS NEW INSTRUCTIONAL COACH

(Springfield, Ky.) – Chrystal Rowland has been named instructional coach at North Washington Elementary School. Rowland, an Anderson County native, is a 1995 graduate of Anderson County High School. She received a Bachelor of Science in education from Eastern Kentucky University in 2000 and a Master of Arts in education from Georgetown College in 2008. Before joining Washington County Schools, Rowland spent the previous 8 years in the Anderson County…

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Phil Simms - Football Players

PHIL SIMMS RETURNS TO SPRINGFIELD TO SPEAK TO STUDENTS

(Photo by Kimberly Whitaker and Lexi Thompson) (SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms, who led his team in their Super Bowl victory against the Denver Broncos in 1987, stopped by to speak to students at Washington County High School last week. Simms, who was born in Springfield at what is now the Maple Hill Manor, attended St. Dominic’s Elementary School. He later moved with his family…

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