Smith Receives NAACP Educator Award
Paducah Public Schools educator Melony Smith received the NAACP Educator Award at the 56th annual Paducah/McCracken County NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet on November 2.
Smith is a graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and Master's degree in Library Media/Language Arts. She has served 30 years in the Paducah Independent School System.
Smith was a teacher's assistant at Paducah Middle for nine years. She has served as the Media Specialist at Morgan Elementary for 20 years and this year moved into the classroom as a fifth grade Reading/LA teacher.