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Two LCS teachers receive ‘Bright Ideas Grant’

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Colquitt EMC Awards Bright Ideas Grants to Area Teachers

(Valdosta, GA– September 2020) Two Lowndes County teachers were recently awarded Colquitt EMC’s Bright Ideas Grant.

Lowndes High School teacher, Joy Cowart, earned a Bright Ideas Grant for her winning project “Laughing our Way to Literacy.”

Clyattville Elementary School teacher, Julie Love, earned a Bright Ideas Grant for her winning project “Read to Succeed for English Learners.”

 Maggie Moody (Assistant Principal at Clyattville Elementary School), Julie Love, and Dr. Tenry Berry (Principal at Clyattville Elementry School)

Colquitt EMC began sponsoring the Bright Ideas Grants to support teachers with funding to put their creative ideas into action. Funding for the grants comes from the cooperative’s unclaimed capital credit fund.

Colquitt EMC is a member-owned electric cooperative that provides electricity to more than 45,000 members in Berrien, Brooks, Colquitt, Cook, Lowndes, Tift, and Worth counties.