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Teacher of the Year
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Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Congratulations to Mrs. Kayla Dawson for being selected as the Teacher of the Year for Holice Powell Elementary School. Kayla received her undergraduate degree from the University of Memphis and her graduate degree from Union University. Kayla began her teaching career at Christ Classical Academy where she taught for two years before coming to the Dyer County School System where she has taught 5th grade at Holice Powell Elementary School for the past six years. Kayla plays an active role in the Dyer County School System as she is not only a classroom teacher but also serves as a Keys After School teacher, Knowledge Bowl Teacher Representative and Leadership Club Sponsor. Kayla has also served on the superintendent advisory committee, the social studies textbook adoption committee and the science textbook adoption committee. Kayla also plays an active role in her church and community.

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