Greenwood educator closes out ‘rewarding’ half-century career

When Helen Crawford was teaching high-ability students in Greenwood, she tried to get them out of the classroom as often as possible.

In the mid-1980s, Crawford was teaching students who had the potential to complete more complex assignments faster than traditional students. They regularly took field trips into Indianapolis to visit art museums and the zoo.

School field trips to zoos and museums aren’t unique — what set Crawford’s apart is that she would take the students on these trips three or four times per month.

This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in our e-Edition by clicking here.

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.