50°
Weather by

View Full Forecast

Login | Register

facebook Icon rss Icon twitter Icon

Future teachers learn by teaching

By Katherine Ayers

The Daily Reflector

0 Comments | Leave a Comment


The best way to learn to teach is to do it, and at Elmhurst Elementary School it happens every day.

The school has six East Carolina University interns — formerly called student teachers — and 11 licensed teachers who used to be interns. Principal Donna Gillam would not have it any other way.


“ECU prepares them very well and is very responsive to how they’re doing,” she said. “I feel fortunate they want to be here.”

For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Daily Reflector. Current home delivery and electronic edition subscribers may log in to access this article at no charge. To become a subscriber, please click here or contact Customer Service at (252) 329-9505.

Bless your heart
Bless your heart