By: Taniesa L. Sullivan | The Weekly Ledger News
CHEROKEE COUNTY- Taniesa Sullivan with The Weekly Ledger News on Tuesday awarded the September Teacher of the Month award to Mrs. Amber May a 10th grade American Literature teacher and cheerleading coach from Cherokee County High School in Centre.
Mrs. May is recognized for her work as an Exceptional Education teacher and for her dedication to her students.
Mrs. May received an extra surprise on Tuesday from The Lily Pad Florist, along with gift vouchers from sponsors at Sherri's Bakery in Centre, Ashley Hunter at J & Co. Salon in Leesburg, We Ship It in Centre, and Swafford Auction Group. Mrs. May will also be receiving a gift basket from the Odyssey Fitness Group in Centre and as a special thank you, from Tony's Pizza and Subs Mrs. May and her class will be receiving pizzas delivered.
To teach is to inspire an entire generation. Everyone remembers that one teacher from school who made a real difference in their life. Teachers allow you to use your knowledge, skills, and passion. They help our children unlock their talents that they didn’t know they had.
Every child deserves a teacher who recognizes their unique potential and unlocks a passion for learning. Parents depend on teachers to prepare their children for a lifetime of opportunity, and we all depend on teachers to prepare our country’s next generation for the future. We expect a lot from teachers. In turn, teachers deserve our respect and support.
Teachers inspire us, and they inspire their students.
At The Weekly Ledger News and with our amazing sponsors, we believe that the people closest to a challenge often have the most insightful and thoughtful solutions. This belief is why we are dedicated to honoring and lifting up our teachers and educational staff members each month.
The Lily Pad Florist
We Ship It
Swafford Auction Group
Odyssey Fitness Group
Ashley Hunter at J & Co. Salon
Tony's Pizza and Subs
Cherokee Electric Coop
Union State Bank