Savannah Pressley to teach journalism at Hidden Valley High School

by Billy Chandler

Our Emory & Henry seniors are preparing to graduate and change the world.

Savannah Pressley of Roanoke, Va. will receive a master’s degree in education.

Pressley will graduate with the class of 2023. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary English with a minor in dance from Emory & Henry as well. “The Education Department of Emory & Henry has encouraged me and pushed me this year as I completed my M.ED, while also pursuing my first job as an educator,” Pressley said. “Working as a first-year teacher and being a college student was a challenge, however, having been able to have open communication with my professors has helped tremendously. They constantly went out of their way to make sure I was able to have the same experiences as everyone on campus.”

Pressley received a new job teaching journalism and yearbook at her old high school, Hidden Valley High School.

Remember that your dreams are possible as long as you keep open communication with everyone trying to help you achieve those dreams. Do not be afraid of failure or rejection!
Savannah Pressley

Location:

Roanoke, Va.

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