CUMMING, Ga. — Paula A. Flatman, a teacher at Lakeside Middle School, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship to pursue an advanced degree in education.
Flatman, of Cumming, is pursuing a master's degree in Spanish language and culture at the University of Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain.
Flatman received the Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) Foundation award in memory of Dr. H.M. and Norma Fulbright, a highly respected educator and PAGE member.
Flatman serves as a PAGE Academic Bowl coach.
"The H.M. and Norma Fulbright Scholarship honors the memory of a wonderful educator, respected throughout the state, and we at PAGE are very pleased to be administering this scholarship," said John Varner, PAGE Foundation president. "Dr. Fulbright set high standards in education, and this scholarship allows other educators to pursue their desire to enhance their education skills."