Educators of Gamma and Kappa Chapters attended the Gamma Chapter Business Meeting held Thursday at the home of Chris Hockert. After the business meeting Past State President Barbara Garrison conducted the initiation ceremony for new member Elizabeth Newby.
Ms. Garrison also conducted the installation ceremony of new Gamma Chapter Officers for 2022-2024.
Psi State TN and Gamma Chapter awarded two scholarships for a total of $2,500 to Soddy Daisy High School Student Taylor Lloyd who plans on obtaining a degree in elementary education. Taylor attended the Gamma Chapter meeting to thank members. Her grandmother Tina Staton is a member of the Kappa Chapter of Psi State TN and presented her with the Lucille Shugart Scholarship award at Soddy Daisy High School.
The purpose of National Kappa Kappa Iota shall be to promote the advancement of education by providing an effective network for the exchange of education and teaching practices by educators. Judy McCready said that she is proud to be a member of National Kappa Kappa Iota and the scholarship opportunities available for members as well as for those who are entering the field of education.