Highland Mid-Kids Radio Interview – Ms. Springer

“Hello, This is Brianna, Matthew and Josh with the Highland Mid-Kids Radio Club, here to interview Ms. Springer, the new teacher for the middle and Highland High School.

“Ms. Springer, can you tell us a little bit about yourself?”

“I live in Pendleton County with my husband and two dogs, Jackson and Briar.”

“Ms. Springer, what do you teach, and what is your favorite part about teaching it?”

“I teach Science for Grades 6-8, Biology, Math 8, and Algebra. My favorite part about teaching is the hands on, and helping students learn.”

“Why did you decide to become a teacher?”

“Because I’ve always enjoyed teaching and working with other students – even when I was is school I would help other students who were having issues.”

“Where did you attend school to get your teaching degree?”

“I went to Longwood University in Farmville, VA.”

“Ms. Springer, how do you spend your time when you aren’t teaching?”

“I like to knit and crochet, and my husband and I go hunting.”

“Where did you grow up when you were younger?”

“I grew up on a tobacco farm in southern Virginia, Brunswick County.”

“Ms. Springer, what would your superpower be if you were a super-hero?”

“The power to transport, so I didn’t have to drive.”

This has been the Highland Mid-Kids Radio Club for Allegheny Mountain Radio.

Story By

Scott Smith

Scott Smith is the General Manager for Allegheny Mountain Radio and Station Coordinator and News Reporter for WVLS. Scott’s family has deep roots in Highland County. While he did not grow up here, he spent as much time as possible on the family farm, and eventually moved to Highland to continue the tradition, which he still pursues with his cousin. Unfortunately, farming doesn’t pay all the bills, so he has previously taken other jobs to support his farming hobby, including pressman/writer for The Recorder, and Ag Projects Coordinator for The Highland Center. He lives in Hightown with wife Michelle and son Ethan. In his spare time, he wishes he had more spare time, especially to ride his prized Harley-Davidson motorcycle. scott@amrmail.org

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