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As graduation rates climb, Augusta-area school officials cite 'personalized learning'

...schools also helped us intervene where necessary, and helped our students graduate on time."Columbia County Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney said his district benefited from a seven-period school schedule, which gave students more time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-12/graduation-rates-climb-a
Aiken school district officials announce new assessment scores, STEM initiative

...in elementary school; ideally, that's where preparations for college begin." King Laurence, district associate superintendent of instruction and accountability, said instructional leaders will use ACT Aspire's first administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-10-29/aiken-school-district-off
Westmont Elementary School teacher honored as Columbia County's Teacher of the Year

...Greenbrier Middle, William Johns, of Riverside Middle, and Bonnie Belanger, of Stevens Creek Elementary. Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney said the applications of each teacher were evaluated by a panel of three independent judges, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-10-08/westmont-elementary-schoo
New law gives 10,000 Georgians diplomas

...requirements but failed to pass their final graduation test to receive a high school diploma.Garry McGiboney, associate superintendent for policy for the Georgia Department of Education, said this has already had a large impact on a number of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-17/new-law-gives-10000-georg
Aiken County superintendent finalists all Palmetto State educators

...Greenwood County, an associate superintendent from Berkeley County...County and an Aiken County associate superintendent.One of them will replace...County School District Associate Superintendent Kevin O'Gorman, Dorchester...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-06-27/aiken-county-superintendent-f
Aiken County School Board of Education names 4 finalists in it superintendent search

...closed-door meeting of about an hour.Laurence is an associate superintendent for instruction and accountability with the...held that position. O'Gorman currently is associate superintendent for instruction and accountability in Berkeley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-23/aiken-county-school-board
School boards fear Deal legislation will lead to state takeover

...see as federal control. But this is just the same thing, just with the state government."Columbia County Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney said the plan could put "too much power" in the hands of the State Department of Education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-23/school-boards-fear-deal-legisla
Fort Gordon, Augusta delegation in D.C. for Cyber Command recruitment

...quality-of-life on the installation and in the community.Richmond County Superintendent Angela Pringle, Columbia County Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney, representatives from the Augusta Metro, Columbia County and North Augusta chambers of commerce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/fort-gordon-augusta-delegatio
Columbia County schools hit record enrollment

...high enrollment and is projected to keep growing as more students filter in through Labor Day, according to Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney.Enrollment reached 25,201 students on Tuesday ? about 600 more than what the system started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-12/columbia-county-schools-r
SAT scores for Richmond, Columbia County released

...484 in writing. Each segment of the test is now worth 800 points, for a total of 2,400 possible points.Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney said the increase in scoring was partly tied to common core curriculum standards and Advanced Placement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-07/sat-scores-richmond-colum