|SR 697 - Jamie Price Lipscomb - commend|
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A resolution commending Jamie Price Lipscomb.
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SR 697 LC 8 3392
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;
1-11 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.
1-25 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE that the
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