Angela Pringle takes oath, becomes Richmond County superintendent

Angela Pringle officially became the Richmond County Superintendent of Schools on Thursday, reciting the oath...Coming SundayThe Augusta Chronicle talks to new Richmond County superintendent Angela Pringle about her goals for the school...

Poor federal implementation spoiled sound Common Core initiative

...education, in the specifications that states were required to submit to win much-needed funds to support reform efforts and the day-to-day operation of schools. (The writer is a former Richmond County superintendent of schools.)

Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...jobs in our city if there are problems with our K-12 public education system.Q: You'll work with new Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Angela Pringle?A: We have a unique time in history. I believe that Dr. Pringle is the first...

Richmond County Superintendent Angela Pringle discusses system's challenges

New Richmond County Superintendent Angela Pringle answers questions about the challenges faced by Richmond County schools.

Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

Angela Pringle, the finalist for Richmond County superintendent, says her experience will transfer well to Au gusta's schools but won't say how or what skills she has that will change the...

Richmond, Columbia County schools show improvements, still struggle with math

...Columbia County, almost 99 percent of students at Stallings Island Middle School passed algebra this year.Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson said constantly changing state mathematics standards, which left little time for teachers...

Augusta area schools improve in language arts, but struggle in math and science

...compared to nearly 92 percent in Columbia County. The state average passing rate was 75 percent.Neither Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson nor Columbia County Superintendent Sandra Carraway returned calls for comment.This will be...

Roberson 'thankful' for time on the Richmond County Board of Education

...superintendent in Edgefield and Marlboro counties, Rob erson accepted a three-year $170,000 contract to become Richmond County superintendent and be back close "to his roots." But six months into his tenure, he was debilitated from complications...

Richmond County superintendent finalist interview open to public

The Richmond County Board of Education is inviting the public to sit in on superintendent candidate finalist Angela Pringle's second interview Friday, even allowing residents a chance to ask questions.

Richmond County school board upset about low AP scores

...exam. AP exam pass rates were lower than the state average for a majority of public and magnet schools in Richmond County.Superintendent Frank Roberson said steps were being taken to increase monitoring and further audit schools giving AP exams...