Teacher Feature - Sister Mary Jeanette

Behind every great student is a great teacher. These teachers make spelling and vocabulary fun. They serve as spelling coaches, moderators and judges, but more often than not, they are simply motivators who encourage the students to be the best they can be. In the "Teacher Feature," we celebrate the men and women who educate the youth of our country.

If you want to win the regional spelling bee in Guam, you don’t have to study with Sister Mary Jeanette Leon Guerrero, although it would certainly be recommended based on her students’ past successes.

Program Spotlight - University of Maryland Eastern Shore

When becoming a Scripps National Spelling Bee local sponsor for the first time in 2012, how do you match the storied traditions of an event that's been around since 1925?

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That's a question that the Office of Public Relations at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) was facing. They answered that question by combining the best elements of the Bee with a special personal touch.

Teacher Feature - Josh Bryars

Behind every great student is a great teacher. These teachers make spelling and vocabulary fun. They serve as spelling coaches, moderators and judges, but more often than not, they are simply motivators who encourage the students to be the best they can be. In the "Teacher Feature," we celebrate the men and women who educate the youth of our country.

Teacher Feature - Linda Schmidt

Behind every great student is a great teacher. These teachers make spelling and vocabulary fun. They serve as spelling coaches, moderators and judges, but more often than not, they are simply motivators who encourage the students to be the best they can be. In the "Teacher Feature," we celebrate the men and women who educate the youth of our country.

Teacher Feature – Martina Leslie

Behind every great student is a great teacher. These teachers make spelling and vocabulary fun. They serve as spelling coaches, moderators and judges, but more often than not, they are simply motivators who encourage the students to be the best they can be. In the "Teacher Feature," we celebrate the men and women who educate the youth of our country.