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Meet Chad Beam

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My district is home; reciprocity holds me here...my district is family.

Chad Beam


  • 10th & 12th Grade Standard and Honors English Teacher


  • Lenoir-Rhyne University


  • 2014 Teacher of the year, Cleveland County and Southwest Regional Runner Up
  • North Carolina 2020 Southwest Region Teacher of the year

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    Why I Teach

    I teach because I first met God in a classroom; I teach because my brother drowned in the same "waters" I pull kids out of each day. I teach because Education saved my life...

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