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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | February 2021

Ashley Duncan was born and raised in Myrtle Beach, knows the value of the area’s public school system, and for nearly a decade she has been helping educate the community’s next generation of students. She grew up with several family members in the teaching profession...

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Best Kids Fun Center 2021

Rockin’ Jump, Myrtle Beach’s Ultimate Trampoline Park, continues to pile up awards that are determined by the Grand Strand’s most important panel of judges - the people in our community. The Myrtle Beach Herald unveiled its Readers Choice 2021 Awards in late February...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | January 2021

Many of the educators who have earned Rockin’ Jump’s Teacher of the Month award knew they wanted to be a teacher from an early age, but it took January’s honoree, Ashley Skidmore, a little longer to find her chosen profession. “If you contacted some of my (old)...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | December 2020

Ali Tobin enjoys running races, collecting shark teeth, and rooting for the Boston Red Sox. But for her first grade class at Pee Dee Elementary, Tobin is the person who helps push them to do their best, even during a pandemic, and for her efforts, she was named...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | November 2020

Tim Fox’s mother was a teacher, he had grandparents who were educators, and several members of his extended family also teach, so there was little surprise when he went into the family business 23 years ago in Charlotte, N.C. Since moving to Horry County in 2008, Fox...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | October 2020

Jessica DaSilva is the latest winner of Rockin’ Jump’s Teacher of the Month Award, and it’s not difficult to see what motivated the second graders she teaches at Lakewood Elementary to nominate her. Now in her 13th year as a teacher - the last 12 in Horry County -...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | September 2020

Kate Murray, a second grade teacher at Waccamaw Elementary School, is September’s Rockin’ Jump Teacher of the Month and the reasons she earned the honor are easy to identify. A Pennsylvania native, Murray is entering her 15th year as a teacher and her fifth here in...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | May, 2020

For some people teaching is a job, for Aileen O’Rourke it’s a passion. After 34 years in education, O’Rourke has taught English to French students, French to English students and delivered supplies to impoverished kids in Africa. For the last two years, O’Rourke, who...

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Myrtle Beach: Teacher of the Month | April, 2020

Creativity and the willingness to approach a task from a different perspective are valued traits, especially during a pandemic, and they also help illustrate why Ben Golden was named Rockin’ Jump’s Teacher of the Month in April. With schools in a COVID-19 induced...

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