Pamlico Native Authors Book | Beaufort County Now | Uvonda Jones Willis, a native of Pamlico County has written a book titled, "Quoting My Way Through Teaching".

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    Uvonda Jones Willis, a native of Pamlico County has written a book titled, "Quoting My Way Through Teaching". Willis not only attended Pamlico County Schools but taught English for one year at Pamlico County High School. She currently teaches High School in the Pitt County School System and dedicates her book to her students. According to Willis, the inspiration for her book came from listening to her students' complaints, critiques, and praises. She has taken her memories and uses them to show that true life teaching comes from the heart.

    "Quoting My Way Through Teaching" is minute in size but each chapter emcompasses a powerful message. Whether you are the thirty year teacher, the novice teacher, the Sundayschool teacher, the business executive, the college graduate, the entry level worker, or an individual experiencing fatigue in life, there is something in this book for you.

    If interested in purchasing a copy, the price is $10.00. Send an email to quotes4teaching@gmail.com.

    To request Uvonda Willis for an event appearance or speaking engagement, please send requests to NIPR@monicagibbspr.com Willis is a 1997 graduate from PCHS and a 2001 graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill. She is the daughter of William and Marilyn Jones and granddaughter of Artis and Glennie Jenkins of Stonewall.
Go Back

HbAD0

Latest The Region

ECU’s camps for children living with health challenges reopen
The Golden LEAF Foundation awards funds to provide scholarships for both high school and community college transfers entering a four-year college or university in North Carolina as well as for rural students attending community college in North Carolina.
Long-time ECU employees appointed to vice chancellor roles
ECU dental student earns national scholarship for community service
ECU welcomes its most diverse class of medical students in school history
Christian Penister’s admiration for his childhood dentist and desire to provide care for the underserved led him to dentistry.

HbAD1

Mangrove forest study has takeaways for coastal communities
Partnership enables students to pursue passion for education in home communities
The Golden LEAF Foundation Board recently adopted a long-term strategic plan to serve as a roadmap for the next few years.
Piano festival brings students, guest artists to campus
A car crash changed the future for East Carolina University’s Dr. Pamela Reis — and the future of thousands of students, mothers and their babies.
Our next meeting is Thursday July 15th beginning at 6:00 PM at King Chicken Restaurant.

HbAD2

ECU’s Country Doctor Museum reopens, showcases rural health care during past pandemics
ECU criminal justice students provide fresh eyes on cold cases for SBI
On June 30, Governor Cooper announced Elkay Corporation will construct and equip a new distribution facility and create 20 new jobs.
Chancellor announces leadership appointments, ECU-branded academic health system
There were very minor changes with this morning’s update from the National Weather Service.
The 6pm update from the National Weather Service continues to shift the track of Elsa west.
Broadway lighting designer Howell Binkley’s posters, Tony nomination letters given to ECU
This morning’s update from the National Weather Service has shifted Elsa’s track slightly inland, and also provided more specifics in regards to timing and potential impacts.

HbAD3

 
Back to Top