Former teachers assistant Haydan Cooksey wrote to tell us about an outstanding teacher.
She is Lonnie Jackson Academy kindergarten teacher Ashley Farless.
Ms. Farless was described as an extremely hard working teacher who thinks the world of her students and who does everything possible to help her students progress.
Farless, a Columbus State University grad, says its been a joy to teach her students and to work at Lonnie Jackson Academy.
Congratulations again to teacher Ashley Farless, this week's MEA Federal Credit Union Golden Apple Award winner.
Anyone can nominate their teacher for a Golden Apple by filling out a nominating form on our website.
You can tune in to see if your favorite teacher has been selected every Wednesday on Evening Edition and Nightwatch during the school year.