Eufaula, AL (WSFA) - Whether it's in the classroom or on the basketball court, Rusty Estes loves his job. He's a 7th grade teacher and basketball coach at Admiral Moorer Middle School in Eufaula, and he's a real Class Act. "This is a rewarding profession, your not gonna get rich but it does have its rewards," said Estes.
He teaches civics and geography. School leaders say he's definitely a favorite at Moorer. "He gives more than 110% percent daily and students really love him in the classroom," said Moorer assistant principal Daron Brooks.
Mr. Estes teaches more than just the facts, he wants his students his kids to know the difference between right and wrong. He tries to bring positive energy to the class everyday. "You have to be upbeat about it and gung ho about what you are talking about," said Estes. And if you look in his classroom, you can see the kids are all ears. Congratulations Mr. Rusty Estes from Moorer Middle School in Eufaula, you're this week's Class Act.