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Maria Allard

C&G Staff Reporter – Warren Weekly, Grosse Pointe Times, Sterling Heights Sentry

Staff Writer Maria Allard covers the school districts of Center Line, Fitzgerald, Van Dyke, Warren Consolidated and Warren Woods, and Macomb Community College for the Warren Weekly and Sterling Heights Sentry newspapers. She also covers the City of Grosse Pointe Woods and the Grosse Pointe Public Schools System for the Grosse Pointe Times newspaper. Allard has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Wayne State University, and she is in love with the Rolling Stones.

Published February 3, 2011

Watching her students’ eyes light up when they understood a concept for the first time was probably the most rewarding part of teaching for Kathleen Spaulding.

“Being able to see them do something they weren’t able to do and watching that light go on is really exciting,” said Spaulding, who had been the Van Dyke Public Schools superintendent since 2005.

Another fun part was sharing a laugh with a student over a simple joke or receiving a warm hug from a kindergartener.

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