Ms. Clavin's Ware Co. High School Webpage

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I am a Special Education Teacher at Ware County High School in Ware County, GA, Home of "The Gators." I teach in the Time Academy. Ware County High has over 1400 students. WCHS is the largest school in the largest community in the largest county of the largest state East of the Mississippi. Waycross is known as the "Gateway to the Okefenokee Swamp." 

I work with teachers and students in different subject areas, but I specialize in English Language Arts. I feel strongly that the world is a better place when the people living on it can communicate better with each other. My goal as a teacher is to help my students better understand the world around them and to better express themselves.

I have included information on this website about some of the challenges students I work with face -- ranging from linear algebra and poetry to autism. I hope you find it helpful. If you know of other resources that you feel would be a benefit to others, please contact me. New information becomes available constantly and I would love to hear what has worked for you.

 Ware Co. High School Entrance Hall

Classroom News:

Please check back for updated Classroom News in August 2012


My undergraduate education is in Political Science and English (B.A. Amherst College) and I am currently pursuing a Masters' Degree in Special Education from Valdosta State University. I am proud to be a product of the Georgia public schools system and an adopted Gator. I love being able to spend time outside camping, canoeing and gardening. I enjoy reading and cooking. 

Helpful links for Students:


MLA and APA formatting

Son of Citation Machine


Test Prep

College Planning

GA College 411


Online Dictionary



Vocabulary Building and Study Guides for all subjects

Computerized/Video Lessons  on many subjects

Quizlet (use the search box to find specific subjects/information),

Khan Academy

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Poetry Resources

Poetic Terms Glossary

A Poem a Day through the Library of Congress


Shakespeare Information

Folger Library

Helpful Links for Parents:

Academic Resources

Special Education Resources

Study Guides/Homework Help for All Subjects (use search box to find particular information)

Special Education Resources in Ware County

Homework Help/Extra Practice, all subjects, very good in science and math

Information on Autism

Free Online Library

Information on Dyslexia

Historical and Literary Resources through the Library of Congress

Information on ADHD

(Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

Classroom and Contact Information:

I can be reached through e-mail or the school's main line at 912.287.2351. I am usually at school until 4 pm, but please contact me if you wish to arrange tutoring or a meeting.

This will be updated with class and contact information for the 2012-2013 school year becomes available.


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