Buck is homegrown pick

...student of mine at Evans High School many years ago, but he also became my colleague when we were Lakeside High School administrators.Mike spent 10 professional years in the Columbia County school system as a coach, teacher and principal. During...

Voters to pick GOP nominee for superintendent

...to decide who will be the Republican choice in November.Spearman, the director of the state Association of School Administrators, led the field in the June 10 primary, but only by half of a percentage point. Both she and Atwater, the widow...

Richmond County Board of Education discusses performance deadline for school administrators

The Richmond County Board of Education discussed giving administrators a three-year term to show improvement at their schools or face possible demotion.

Appeals court: Judge has no place in school grades

...obvious misdeeds have been committed."Our supreme court has refused to interfere with the internal decisions of school administrators and school districts unless there is clear evidence of corruption, bad faith, or a clear abuse of power...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan gift $120 million to California schools

...foundation, called Startup: Education, determined the issues of most urgent need based on discussions with school administrators and local leaders.The gift comes at a time when critics are still questioning what became of Zuckerberg's...

Student carolers welcomed to sing freely at Augusta VA again

...Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center.School administrators said Tuesday that VA Director Bob Hamilton apologized...Hamilton said during a March 5 meeting with school administrators that VA policies "uphold the right to free exercise...

Richmond County school board upset about low AP scores

...for the exam. It's something to keep in mind going forward."Board member Frank Dolan said AP teachers and school administrators were not "properly doing their job" to improve scores."Someone is not doing their job here. Something's...

Across the region

...replace them.All eight candidates agreed on the rewriting of state standards. South Carolina Association of School Administrators director Molly Spearman and University of South Carolina math professor Don Jordan were the only candidates to...

At Langford Middle, baccalaureate program increases scores, changes school culture

...program's implementation, including an almost 20 percent increase in social studies scores from 2012-13.School administrators and teachers say the program has not only expanded the student's minds, but also their teacher's educational...

Nuances separate GOP SC superintendent candidates

...had a total of $58,500 cash on hand as of March 31. Only the executive director of the state Association of School Administrators, Molly Spearman, raised more, with $67,500 available.Activist Sheri Few had $24,000, followed by attorney...