Teacher of the Week: Michael Fury
Michael Fury's first job was as a clown, performing at parties. Now he's teaching math at North Moore High School.
DOWN >>> YOU ARE WATCHING WRAL NEWS. >> WHEN THE PANDEMIC UPENDED THE SCHOOL YEAR, A MOORE COUNTY TEACHER TO NOT MISS A BEAT. BRIAN SHRADER SHOWS US HOW WRAL NEWS 'S TEACHER OF THE WEEK HELD HIS STUDENTS ROLL WITH THE PUNCHES. >> Reporter: MICHAEL FURY SAID HIS FIRST JOB WAS AS A CLOWN PREFERMENT AT PARTIES. HE IS NOW TEACHING MATH. THIS MUST BE THE MOST UNUSUAL YEAR OF TEACHING BUT THE TECHNOLOGY AND FURY'S RESOURCES MADE THE PANDEMIC CLOSING CLASSROOMS EASY. >> WE HAD ZERO INTERRUPTION WITH MY STUDENTS. >> Reporter: FURY IS POSTING RECORDINGS FOR STUDENTS TO WATCH WHENEVER THEY NEED AND KEEPING THE CONNECTION OPEN . >> WE STILL GET THE SAME INTERACTION WHETHER YOU ARE HERE OR AT HOME. >> Reporter: HE IS THE TEACHER OF THE WEEK. I AM BRIAN SHRADER, WRAL NEWS . >> TO NOMINATE AN EDUCATOR GO