"She exemplifies the rest of the staff. It's a hard-working group."
Mrs. Wallingsford teaches 6th grade at Collins Intermediate in Scottsboro.
"She is an innovative teacher. She is always looking for ways to improve her practices. She instills confidence in the students." said Hancock.
In Mrs. Wallingsford class, be ready to work.
"It's game on. We don't have time to play around," explained Wallingsford.
Next stop for her 6th graders, junior high school. Thanks to Mrs. Wallingsford, they will be ready!
Obstacles ahead? She said just keep it moving!
"Keep plugging ahead and pick up the pieces and just keep journeying. It's a never-ending process. There is not a day that goes by that you can't be learning something new."
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