By Charlotte Underwood
DUFF, TN (WLAF) – The start of school is just around the corner and White Oak Elementary’s Amanda Walden is excited to see her students. Walden is WLAF’s teacher of the week. She has taught Pre-school at White Oak for the last seven years.
Walden said she has always loved kids and knew she always wanted to be a teacher.
“Kids just have my heart. My favorite part of my job is making a difference in the lives of my students,” Walden said. She also said she loves seeing that moment when her students understand a concept she has been trying to teach them.
“I love being around the kids and the bond we have with one another,” Walden said, adding that despite the difficulties the pandemic brought, it was still wonderful to be able to learn together with her students over the past year. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/05/2021-6AM)