2018 Teacher of the Year: Dr. Doug Doblar
An elementary school teacher who is honored to teach at the same school he attended as a child has been named the 2018 Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year (TOTY). During the annual Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year banquet, Gwinnett County Public Schools CEO/Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks announced... Read more
2018 Teacher of the Year
Six Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) teachers have been announced as this year's finalists for the Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year (TOTY) title. The finalists for the 2018 honor are Ebony Flott of Camp Creek Elementary School, Dr. Doug Doblar of Head Elementary School, Cheri A. Nations of... Read more
Parkview Language Arts Teacher Making A Difference In Her Students' Lives
At Parkview High School, students, like any other high school, constantly complain about how hard and stressful their lives are, and how no one understands how much time school sucks up from their lives. Almost everyone is familiar with students' routines because there are so many movies about students'... Read more
Meet Our New Interns: Bright Minds, Big Futures
Love Gwinnett and Gwinnett Magazine held its first intern meeting this week, hosted by Leadercast, the global leadership development organization based in Suwanee. Almost 60 high school interns have been working with us since the beginning of the school year to gain real-world experience through our new Convergent Journalism... Read more
Redesigned SAT: Gwinnett Results Continue To Top State, National Averages
Gwinnett County Public Schools released SAT scores for the Class of 2017, this is the first class of students to take the revised SAT assessment. The College Board made content, format, and scoring changes to the SAT in 2016. The redesigned SAT test prioritizes content that reflects the kind... Read more
Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful Announces Newest Members of Green Youth Advisory Council
After accepting dozens of applications and recommendations from Gwinnett County Public Schools high school students and administrators, Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful (GCB) announced today the "Class of 2017-2018" for its Green Youth Advisory Council. Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation's iconic community improvement nonprofit organization for which GCB is... Read more
GCPS Nurse Named Georgia School Nurse of the Year
Fran Overdyke, a longtime county nurse with Gwinnett County Public Schoools (GCPS), has been named School Nurse of the Year by the Georgia Association of School Nurses (GASN). Through this award, the GASN recognizes nurses who have demonstrated excellence in school nursing services. Overdyke, who has been a nurse... Read more
Parkview High students take on the PSAT
The PSAT at Parkview High School is on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, and the deadline to sign up is Friday, September 22, 2017. All sophomores are required to take PSAT, free of charge, but for freshmen and juniors, the cost is 17 dollars. It is highly suggested that juniors... Read more
Unifying Through Learning
Last weekend, a horrible tragedy struck this nation in Charlottesville, Va. After the shocking events of this incident reached nation-wide, one thing became evident. It is beyond important to unite together and comfort each other. People do not realize that instead of tearing each other down we should be... Read more
Kindness Goes a Long Way in Society
On August 12, 2017, the United States of America encountered an attack that was unlike any other attack Americans have faced. Everyone felt and was targeted in some way. The events that occurred in Charlottesville, VA was a wakeup call to all generations and races. It doesn't matter if... Read more