Emmie Cochran-Jackson, assistant professor Psychology at Middle Georgia State University, was selected as a 2016 Governor’s Teaching Fellow. As one of 15 faculty members from institutions, Cochran-Jackson was selected after a highly competitive application and selection process.
Shirley Hills Elementary School’s stock market team won the district stock market competition. The team was recognized at an awards reception in Atlanta on May 3. The winning team members are Carl Wilford Jr., Jonah Simpson, Jermon Rountree and Christian Davis, accompanied by adviser Norika Blanton.