Ben Dorris teaches sixth-grade science and social studies at Greenbrier Middle School in Greenbrier, Robertson County.

Students say he makes lessons fun plus easy to understand. Peers say he uses real-life situations and hands-on activities to make the material students are learning relatable.

So, we salute Ben Dorris as our News 2 Educator of the Week.

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