Melanie Kelso is a pre-kindergarten teacher at Stone Bridge Academic Learning Center in Fayetteville, Lincoln County.
Parents say her dynamic and caring personality engages students so they excel beyond the academic benchmarks.
Students learn about respect, friendship and life skills too.
So we honor Melanie Kelso as our News 2 Educator of the Week.
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