Local school districts still weighing flexibility options

...they said 'we could easily improve test scores if you just get the state off our back,'" said Lou Erste, associate superintendent for policy and charter at the Georgia Department of Education. "We're spending all this time with all these...

Columbia County students show off tech projects, make connections with local businesses

...competitions and fields trips. Currently, only nine schools in Georgia are fully STEM-certified.Columbia County Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney said STEM certification not only helps build a school's standing in its community but also prepares...

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...

Grovetown High educator Kim Buchanan selected as Columbia County Teacher of the Year

...said.Buchanan was among five finalists from across the county selected by a panel of outside judges, said Associate Superintendent Jeff Carney. The final selection was made after the judges observed the finalists in their classrooms and interviewed...

Carney returning to Columbia County school administration

...Columbia County as an associate superintendent from 2010 to 2011, will return next year as associate superintendent.Carraway currently is...a contract, "but the associate superintendent (pay) scale tops out...

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...

Riverside principal to join central office

...central office as its newest associate superintendent. Mr. Nagle -- who has...will be recommended as associate superintendent for student services...assistant superintendent to associate superintendent over instruction and Charles...

New school board leader is approved

...board approved Dr. Cecelia Davidson as the new associate superintendent of instruction Thursday. The board unanimously...for a candidate to fill the open position for associate superintendent in Area 2. Board Chairman Dr. John Bradley...

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Newspaper mistake creates controversy

...Dr. Lauren Williams, associate superintendent of student learning for...Williams, Columbia County associate superintendent of student learning...the Columbia County associate superintendent of student learning...

Georgia faces tight deadline for new student tests

...reason why I am running."When asked why the state wasn't further along in the process, Melissa Fincher, associate superintendent for assessment accountability, said her budget only covers the administration of this year's tests and there...