Debbie Tolbert is an English Language Specialist at Neely’s Bend Elementary in Madison, Davidson County.
Peers say she takes students’ weaknesses with the English language and sets personal goals, plus she tailors lessons so they can achieve.
She even helps students’ families with clothing and food when she sees a need.
So we honor Debbie Tolbert as our News 2 Educator of the Week.
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