Superintendent Angela Pringle says collaboration essential to success, future plans

Angela Pringle's first year as Rich mond County school superintendent has not been easy by any standard.When she took the helm in Septem ber, Pringle found herself in a school system on the edge...

School funding question top task for Deal's education panel

...under two previous governors.Commission members were well aware of that history, said Susan Andrews, a former school superintendent now with the Governor's Office of Planning and Budget who is assisting the funding group. Instead of following...

Kansas City school superintendent says he's taking job leading Atlanta-area district

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The superintendent who was at the helm when the Kansas City school district shed its unaccredited label said Wednesday he's leaving for a job leading an Atlanta-area district that is seeking to put its troubled past behind.

Richmond County school employees could see raises, no furlough days

...of their 2016 school budget Tuesday, which would eliminate furlough days and give raises to school employees.School Superintendent Angela Pringle and Comptroller Gene Spires said the new budget was created to "leverage resources toward improving...

Thomson High security up

...together to ensure normal school operations throughout the remainder of this academic year.Dr. Mychelle Rhodes, school superintendent, said, "In an abundance of caution for our students, additional security measures will be enacted immediately...

Pringle gets high marks from board

Richmond County Board of Education members said they were "pleased" with School Superintendent's first year on the job, giving her satisfactory ratings on her first end-of-year evaluation Tuesday night.

Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...keep its public schools open."We are going to err on the side of caution," Rob Johnson, the Laurens County school superintendent, told The Courier Herald of Dublin. "I know this is going to put our parents in a difficult position, but...

Merle Temple's novel filled with familiar political characters

...of Pale. It was written in federal prison, where he was sentenced for crimes related to helping former state school Superintendent Linda Schrenko steal state Department of Education money to fuel her gubernatorial campaign.In A Rented World...

RCBOE officially selects Investing in Education Excellence, or IE2, flex option

...set the course of our school system for years to come. It definitely cannot be taken litely," Richmond County school superintendent Angela Pringle said. "We used surveys, community members and established committees to gain feedback from our...

Session yielded both victories and challenges

...years in a row to be taken out of the hands of their current management and retooled by a specially appointed school superintendent. This model is seeing success in Tennessee and Louisiana.The Religious Freedom Restoration Act was passed only...