So, what do Graves County Schools teachers do on professional development days? They become students!

Graves County Central Elementary kindergarten teacher Stephanie Ellegood, from left, constructs part of a science project, while Farmington second grade teacher Missy Jones and Central kindergarten teacher Andrea Kemp watch and smile. They and a number of other elementary teachers learned tips on science experiments at Central from visiting presenter Reeda Hart. The professional development day provides teachers instruction, while students enjoy a day off.