Golden Apple Teacher of the Week, Girtie Woods

(KNOE) - Girtie Woods of J.S. Clark Magnet School in Monroe is the Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week. Woods was nominated by student 2nd grader Jada Clemons.

Woods teaches First Grade. Clemons' says Ms. Woods is a good teacher because she takes time with each student and helps them with their homework.

Woods says she became an educator because she was inspired by her teachers, especially from J.S. Clark, when she was a student.