The Teacher of the Week for October 16 is Angi Godard from Bear Grass Charter School.

She lives in Williamston, the same place she was born, and she graduated from a Bear Grass school years ago.

Godard went to Pitt Community College and ECU and graduated with a psychology degree but has been working as an educator since 2006.

She teaches middle school math and science. Godard says she loves her job and "education is such an important part of our children's lives, and I am so grateful to play a role in that part. I am also grateful to be a BGCS where everyone goes above and beyond to make me feel welcome and appreciated."

Godard is married and has two sons who attend Bear Grass Charter School, as well as a stepson who attends the school and a stepson who is Marine and is stationed in California.