Goldsworthy receives literacy award

Debbie Goldsworthy, left, fifth-grade teacher at Gilbert Elementary School in Gwinn, holds the individual Michigan Reading Association Literacy Award she recently received with Gwinn Area Community Schools Superintendent Kimberly Tufnell. Included are a project called “Word…to the Mic..,” which involves students across several grade levels at Gilbert Elementary School sharing their own writing during recess and lunch, and “Writing in Unexpected Places,” a summer youth writing camp experience for upper elementary students.