Cindy James, Instructional Coach at Hawthorn Elementary was named the Camdenton Teacher of the Week. James uses her knowledge and experience to teach others effective instructional strategies in preparation for Missouri Learning Standards. She is also the Elementary Curriculum Coordinator for English Language Arts. She spends a great deal of time examining curricular needs for the elementary schools and providing instructional support. She is a valued member of the Camdenton Elementary schools team. Teacher of the Week is sponsored by Smith Law Firm and recognizes positive contributions to the Camdenton students and district.