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Columbia County school board passes budget for 2015-2016 school year

...approved promoting Michele Sherman to fill the position of assistant superintendent for student learning.Sherman, a former teacher and principal, has been with Columbia County schools since 1998. She has been director of Student Learning Pre K-5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-09/columbia-county-school-bo
Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...looked back it was all ablaze," she said, recalling that the sprinklers in her room never came on.Wilcher, a former teacher and Glascock County school superintendent, said she didn't evacuate immediately because she was following the rules...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-10/marshall-square-retire
10 ex-educators sentenced in Atlanta schools cheating case; 9 get jail time; 2 accept deals

...followed the state's recommendations: He gave a former teacher a 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew at home for one year...acceptance of responsibility.Those who took the deals ? former teacher Pamela Cleveland and former testing coordinator Donald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-14/10-ex-educators-sentenced-atlanta-s
Not harsh, but deserved

...his sentencing a day so all the educators could negotiate reduced sentences with prosecutors. But only two ? a former teacher and a former testing coordinator ? took the deals, which carried a formal acceptance of responsibility and an apology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-15/not-harsh-deserved
3 Atlanta teachers get lighter sentences

...relatively light sentences. A former testing coordinator was ordered to spend weekends in jail for six months and a former teacher must be at home from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for a year. They each also got five years of probation. The other former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/3-atlanta-teachers-get-light
Judge cuts sentences for 3 in Atlanta cheating scandal

...relatively light sentences: A former testing coordinator was ordered to spend weekends in jail for six months, and a former teacher must be at home from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for a year. They each also got five years of probation.The others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-30/judge-cuts-sentences-3
Sarah Parton

...Mrs. Parton loved the Lord and was a faithful and devoted member of Pine Grove United Methodist Church. She was a former teacher of the Youth Sunday School Class and the church's record keeper. Mrs. Parton enjoyed traveling to the mountains...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174826819
Bond denied in child pornography case

A former teacher charged with child pornography altered pictures of an area teen-ager to make nude images with her features, federal prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/22/met_242541.shtml
Metro | Academy of Richmond County
Still a great injustice

...injustices, David Drayton is a free man today, while his former teacher, Gail Hendrick, still lies at home in bed in a semi-comatose...these days must be praying as hard as anyone that his former teacher stays alive, because if she dies as a result of her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/20/edi_437623.shtml
Editorials
Disagrees teachersare overpaid

...March 26 letter from Bill Dekle: As a former resident of Millen and product of the Jenkins County school system and former teacher in this school system, I feel it is my duty to make Mr. Dekle aware of a few facts. He implies that teachers in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/11/op_225879.shtml
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