School Board holds new teacher orientation

Ja’Lesia Mims, Kurt Floyd and Chari Addison won $100.00 each
from A-PEL Executive Director, Dr. Keith Courville.

The Natchitoches Parish School Board held its new teacher orientation event on Aug. 20 at the central office. There were over 34 teachers in attendance. Superintendent Grant Eloi and Director of Personnel Linda Page gave the new teachers motivational insights on what to expect for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year.

Many organizations stopped by to speak to the teachers and showcase their services, including:

Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana (A-PEL)
A+ Coalition
Louisiana Association of Educators (LAE)
Louisiana Federation of Teachers (LFT)

Dr. Keith Courville, Executive Director of A-PEL, gave away $100 to six lucky teachers. The Louisiana Federation of Teachers also gave away gift cards.

Pictured below: Gift card winners Matt Danna, Nicole Mitchell, Allie Ebarb, LeRon Massey and LFT representatives Charlotte Crawley and Carletta Jones.