MIAMI -- Royal Caribbean International tapped Kathy Mellor, the
National Teacher of the Year for 2004, to be the godmother to the
line's newest -- the Jewel of the Seas.
Mellor will name the ship May 7 in Southampton, England, before
the ship's maiden voyage.
Mellor has taught English as a Second Language (ESL) for 19
years at Davisville Middle School in North Kingstown, R.I. The
National Teacher of the Year Program is a project of the Council of
Chief State School Officers and is sponsored by Scholastic,
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