Top Teacher

  Top Teacher: Jane Madison, St. Peter the Apostle School

There may be nothing as pure as the joy of seeing and hearing children playing on a perfect spring day in Savannah, and it was in this setting that we caught up with this week’s Top Teacher, Jane Madison, on Wilmington Island.

  Top Teacher: Kamaria Shaw

  Top Teacher: Teresa Hatcher, Twin City Elementary

  Top Teacher: Nancy Singleton, Savannah Classical Academy

  Top Teacher: Abby Foster, St. Vincent’s Academy

  Top Teacher: Deonnah Davis, Southwest Elementary School

  Top Teacher: La’Shunda Posey, Rincon Elementary School

Continued Top Teacher Coverage

  Top Teacher: Haywood Ellison, Memorial Day School

  Top Teacher: Laura Todd, Long County High School

  Top Teacher: Yoko Parker, Midway Middle School

  Top Teacher: Anna Swint, Silson Elementary

  Top Teacher: Dr. Regina Meeler, Windsor Forest Elementary

  Top Teacher: Rebecca Hamilton, Veritas Academy

  Top Teacher: Terri Foote, Blessed Sacrament

Creating art can open up a whole new way for someone to express themselves, and helping to guide children on the journey is Terri Foote.

  Top Teacher: Jill Elton, Savannah Christian

This week’s Top Teacher makes it a point to go above and beyond to make her students feel welcome at school.

  Top Teacher: Anna Kate Mahany, Marshpoint Elementary School

4th Grade teacher Anna Kate Mahany may not have a permanent classroom right now at Marshpoint Elementary School because of Mother Nature, but she has deep roots dug in at the school, building a strong foundation for the future.

  Top Teacher: Maggie Taylor, Bryan County Elementary

It takes patience and a positive attitude to be an effective teacher, and Maggie Taylor has the right amount of both.

  Top Teacher: Diane Lyle, Frank Long Elementary School

  Top Teacher: Maria Blair, Coosa Elementary School

  Top Teacher: La’Keitha Morris, West Chatham Elementary School

  Top Teacher: Drew Schwalbe, Benedictine Military School

  Top Teacher: Anne Bishop, Coastal Middle School

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  Top Teacher: Heather Moore

Music teacher Heather Moore is trying to get her 1st graders at Jacob G. Smith Elementary in Savannah on the same beat.

  Top Teacher: Kaidy English, Mattie Lively Elementary School

New teachers always bring a lot of enthusiasm to the classroom, but this week's WTOC Top Teacher has been in training all of her life.

Top Teacher: Lisa Tuttle, Richmond Hill Elementary School

Third graders bring a lot of independence and enthusiasm to the classroom, so a teacher has to be up to the challenge.

Top Teacher: Meagan Beasley

Teachers are meant to inspire great things in their students, and for some students, that means growing up to become a teacher themselves.

  Top Teacher: Cindy Hatala

Hatala is currently getting a 5th-grade class at George Washington Carver Elementary prepared to move on to the next big thing.

Top Teacher: Estella Newkirt

All kids need to succeed is a little help, a little hope, and someone who believes in them.