Dr. Comer visits Washington Street Elementary

Observes students and teachers in classrooms

Dr. James P. Comer visited Washington Street Elementary School during his visit to Hartsville, Jan. 22-24. Principal Valerie Sawyer gave him a quick tour of the school and introduced him to students and teachers. 

Dr. Comer was able to see a class of second graders learning how to do research on the iPad. The school is piloting the electronic device as a learning tool. During the class, he observed many of the pathways at work: Social, language, cognitive and psychological.