SR 697 - Jamie Price Lipscomb - commend

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A resolution commending Jamie Price Lipscomb.

Roberts, Sam P (30th) Price, Richard J (28)
Status Summary HC: SC: LA: 02/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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Senate Action House
2/27/98 Read 1st time
2/27/98 Passed/Adopted

SR 697                                              LC 8 3392 
                             A RESOLUTION 
  1- 1  Commending Jamie Price Lipscomb; and for other purposes. 
  1- 2  WHEREAS, Jamie Price Lipscomb of Carrollton, Georgia, is a 
  1- 3  distinguished educator who, in recognition of her 
  1- 4  professional achievements, was honored as Georgia's Teacher 
  1- 5  of the Year for 1998; and 
  1- 6  WHEREAS, she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the 
  1- 7  State University of West Georgia in 1991, and she began her 
  1- 8  teaching career in Newnan, Georgia, at Evans Middle School 
  1- 9  where she directs music education and the chorus program; 
  1-10  and 
  1-11  WHEREAS, she holds professional memberships in the Georgia 
  1-12  Music Educators Conference and the American Choral Directors 
  1-13  Association, and she conducts staff development courses on 
  1-14  integrating fine arts into the curriculum and expanding 
  1-15  classroom learning styles; and 
  1-16  WHEREAS, throughout her teaching career she has compiled an 
  1-17  exceptional record of accomplishments and has demonstrated 
  1-18  the level of commitment and enthusiasm ideally expected of 
  1-19  the extraordinary teacher; and 
  1-20  WHEREAS, her devotion and competency in the field of public 
  1-21  education have left an impressive mark on her students, and 
  1-22  her superior performance and dedication were appropriately 
  1-23  recognized by her professional colleagues who selected her 
  1-24  as the Evans Middle School Teacher of the Year. 
  1-26  members of this body commend Jamie Price Lipscomb for her 
  1-27  commitment to public education and congratulate her on being 
  1-28  named Georgia's Teacher of the Year for 1998. 
  1-29  BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate is 
  1-30  authorized and directed to transmit an appropriate copy of 
  1-31  this resolution to Jamie Price Lipscomb. 

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98