Tift County Schools

I love teaching Pre-K. It is about bonding with children, loving children, and helping children develop a love for learning for years to come. -Michele Upshaw, Pre-K Center Teacher of the Year

I love the process of watching kids learn and grow. The relationships that develop through this last a lifetime! -Kyle Kirk, Charles Spencer Elementary School Teacher of the Year

As a teacher, there is no greater compliment than for a former student to tell me they decided to pursue a science-related career because of my class. -Cindy Marzen, Tift County Teacher of the Year

I love to teach, learn, and love all students and make a great impact on their lives. -Shaneshia Milton, Len Lastinger Primary School True Blue Award Winner

It is such an inspiration to work with students each day, and hope that I can make a difference in their lives. -Donna Hill, J.T. Reddick School True Blue Award Winner

I enjoy going to work each and every day, knowing that even if one life will change, then it's absolutely worth it. -Virginia Brown, Sixth Street Academy True Blue Award Winner