Kerri Hughes

Editorial Assistant/Content Marketing Specialist

Location icon United States of America

Editorial Assistant in academic publishing with history in content marketing and editorial marketing.

Kaplan Early Learning Company

Kaplan Early Learning Company brings the very best in early childhood and elementary school supplies, teaching materials and outdoor classrooms to educators,...

Lake Norman Publications
Commissioners remove all prayer from meetings

Vote came after county's first non-Christian invocation By Kerri Hughes LINCOLNTON - Lincoln County commissioners voted Aug. 3 to do away with beginning meetings with an invocation in favor of a moment of silence. The movement was spur-of-the-moment, in response to Chairman Carroll Mitchem's reaction to the first ever non-Christian invocation.

Kaplan Toys Blog
Ways to Celebrate President's Day at Home

When it comes to favorite holidays, President's Day may not get a lot of attention, but it can be a great way to have some educational fun with your little ones. Because February hosts Abraham Lincoln's and George Washington's birthdays, a federal holiday was declared in 1971 to not only celebrate these two great leaders but...

Four Ways To Better Communicate With Spanish-Speaking Families

Kaplan Blog | Kaplan Early Learning Company - Kaplan Early Learning Co. offers innovative products, cutting-edge curricula/assessments, resources and information for educators, caregivers and parents. - Did you know that more than 37 million people in the United States speak Spanish? In fact, Spanish is currently the fastest growing non-English language in the United States.

Camel City Dispatch
H.O.P.E Project Aims to End Hunger in Winston-Salem

by Kerri Hughes It's no secret that Winston-Salem has some of the worst childhood hunger outcomes in the nation. According to a 2011 study by the Food Research and Action Center, the greater Winston-Salem area was ranked the worst metro area in the U.S.

Camel City Dispatch
Forsyth Tech's Women's Center Makes Impact

By: Kerri Hughes Forsyth Tech's Shugart Center for Women has been in operation for over 15 years and offers dozens of services to female students. The idea for the center was formed by Gloria Sexton in 1998. In 2002, the center received an endowment from Mr. Grover F.

Denver postal worker killed in storm

by Kerri Hughes DENVER - A U.S. Postal Service worker was killed Saturday, June 20, while she was delivering mail in Denver. Lisa Rudisill Wilkerson, a 43-year-old Denver native, was on Norman Court off Lakeshore Road North when a thunderstorm caused a large tree to fall on her post office vehicle, pinning her inside.