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7. James Ford 2014 North Carolina Teacher of the Year

NC TOY JamesFord


James Ford is a North Carolina history teacher.  James has also been named as the Charlottean of the Year, going up against world famous ballerina Patricia McBride, and a prosecutor who successfully put away a former Charlotte mayor.


Show Notes


CHARLOTTE MAGAZINE: 2014 Charlottean of the Year: James Ford




TWITTER: James E. Ford


Email: James E. Ford


Internet Resource Website:  Center for Teaching Quality


Recommended Book:   EdJourney by Grant Lichtman

Educational Quote:  “The function of Education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically.  Intelligence plus character-  is the goal of true education.”  Martin Luther King


WEBSITE: Public School Forum of North Carolina


Final Period Before the Final Bell:


Morning Person or Night Owl:

• Night Owl


Mac or PC:

• PC


Favorite Childhood Book:

•  Oh, The Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss


First Paying Job:

• Arts in the Park Program


Last Music Download or song playing in your car: 

• Comet, This is Your World


What would you do during an unexpected snow day? 

• Watch historical documentaries


Next Item on Bucket List:

• PhD in Urban Education