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  • Evolve Nov 21, 2012

    Haters gonna hate... How about you conservatives stop being hypocritical and admit that the home has the most influence on a child's intellect... not private vs. public. I am a shining example that a child can get a great education in the public school system with the right support from home. Great work Tiffany, keep it up!!!

  • geosol Nov 14, 2012

    This is great! Congrats to Ms. Lachenmayr! We need more Lachenmayrs in this country and fewer Tedescos.

  • superman Nov 14, 2012

    I suggest the School Board consider her as the new Supt. She is far more qualified than the last one.

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  • whatelseisnew Nov 14, 2012

    "Fantastic! She's probably still underpaid even with the 25k. We need MERIT based pay in NC and a way to fairly and accurately measure a teacher's effectiveness. But we're in Wake County so that ain't nevuh hap'nin'!"

    It is called Private schools. They can not afford to keep dead wood teachers. It will never happen in the Public Sector. There is ZERO incentive for the Public Sector K5-K12 to do anything but try to grab up ever more money and continue running a substandard institution. Merit you say, well everywhere I have ever seen that brought up the places that have Teachers unions want no part of it. They want to continue having every union member employed, regardless of the performance. Look at what Chicago just did. Everyone of those teachers should just have been fired.

    Anyway congrats to this teacher. In spite of the nasty system in which they work in this State, yes there are many good teachers in the public system.

  • lissa227812 Nov 14, 2012

    Congratulations!!!! We need more teachers like this in our community!!

  • anneonymousone Nov 14, 2012

    Congratulations on your continuing successes, Ms. Lachenmayr!

  • bombayrunner Nov 14, 2012

    congrats for sure, sounds like she earned every bit but didn't expect anything. a giver.

  • JDAmbrosio Nov 14, 2012

    Fantastic! She's probably still underpaid even with the 25k. We need MERIT based pay in NC and a way to fairly and accurately measure a teacher's effectiveness. But we're in Wake County so that ain't nevuh hap'nin'!

  • 426X3 Nov 14, 2012

    Good for her. Hopefully she will not have to use that cash award to buy school supplies and that she will remain a North Carolina public school teacher.

  • SomeRandomGuy Nov 14, 2012

    Wonder how much of that check the state will appropriate(tax)?

  • swst04 Nov 14, 2012

    A great accomplishment! How lucky her students are to have her.

  • free2bme Nov 14, 2012

    This is a great story. I am so glad that this teacher received some much deserved recognition and money. Teaching is hard work and receives far less pay and recognition than other professions.

  • irishgirlsarepretty Nov 14, 2012

    Very cool! I hope this state does everything to keep her and other teachers like her here in NC! A truly good math teacher is extremely hard to find!

  • nonPC Nov 14, 2012

    Great job! Congrats! We need more of you!

  • duster 340 Nov 14, 2012

    Keep up the good work !

  • SFSOLDIER Nov 14, 2012

    Good job! Great teachers are rare to find. I hope they give her a pay raise.

  • texasncgirl Nov 14, 2012

    I think Mr. Lambourgini was referring to the MEREDITH ONYX RING that is not on her finger!

  • hollylama Nov 14, 2012

    Leaders live by example. Congratulations for her hardwork and dedication to OUR youth!

  • DivaD Nov 14, 2012

    What an honor and a pleasure!

  • Bronco Nov 14, 2012

    Keep up the good work !!

  • SaveEnergyMan Nov 14, 2012

    Timber Drive has some great teachers and we were very pleased all 6 years my child was there. Congrats to her and the school.

  • Nunya123 Nov 14, 2012

    Lamborghini Mercy - perhaps you looked at the wrong finger.

  • westernwake1 Nov 14, 2012

    Congratulations to Tiffany Lachenmayr on receiving this award! Thank you for doing a great job in educating our children.

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  • Z Man Nov 14, 2012

    Very nice. Fire the administrators and give this young lady a big fat raise.

  • UNC1985 Nov 14, 2012

    Great Job!

  • texasncgirl Nov 14, 2012

    Way to go Meredith College!!!! Great story to hear of a wonderful teacher determined to improve lives! Congrats Tiffany!

  • Lamborghini Mercy Nov 14, 2012

    DaJuiceBoy - I don't see a ring on her finger!!

    Perhaps you overlooked!

  • DaJuiceBoy Nov 14, 2012

    I don't see a ring on her finger!!

  • bimbim Nov 14, 2012

    you go girl...congrats

  • Wags Nov 14, 2012

    Great job Tiffany. Keep up the good work.

  • dorisr034 Nov 14, 2012

    Congrats!!!!! We do have some great teachers!! Thank you Tiffany Lachenmayr!!

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