Jakatt named CCIU’s Heart of Learning Award finalist

Jessica Jakatt COATESVILLE — Traditionally, when we think of heroes, those that come to mind fly around in capes, defeat supervillains and save entire cities from destruction. These comic book heroes are fun and inspiring, but as our current situation has undoubtedly shown, the real-life heroes of today are the ones putting on medical scrubs, working at the grocery store and teaching our children...

KCSD, WCSD & OASD teachers win Citadel Heart of Learning Award

1,200 nominated – three take home top honors By Kim Chiomento, News Editor, The Times EXTON – The prestigious Citadel Heart of Learning Award winners were announced this week; with 1,200 Chester County teachers nominated, 15 finalists selected and three award winners announced. Each winner is the top candidate in the high school, middle school and elementary school categories. The 2015 winners...

PES’ Kahn finalist for Citadel Heart of learning award

Kelli Kahn, with her sister, Kathy Adams, her niece, Casey Adams and her nephew, Billy Adams POCOPSON — Kelli Kahn, first grade teacher at Pocopson Elementary School (PES), has been named as one of five finalists for the 2015 Citadel Heart of Learning Award for Elementary School Teacher Excellence, the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District announced Thursday. Kahn was one of 15 finalists, covering...