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Parents of children with disabilities will have a new option for education

...classes are full, students will be placed on a waiting list.The school is dually accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Florida Catholic Conference. Palfy will apply in January to be placed on the list for the Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-07/parents-children-disabil
Paine College faculty members ask for board chairman's resignation

...meetings, according to documents included in Brown's wrongful termination lawsuit filed Monday.The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges placed Paine on probation in June, the most severe sanction possible and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-16/paine-college-faculty-mem
Black colleges struggling, but still relevant, say supporters

...after fierce public outcry.And out of 10 schools that were handed accreditation sanctions from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in June, four were historically black colleges and universities, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-20/black-colleges-struggling
A new doctor to manage Paine

...status and the specter of an institution-crippling loss of accreditation by its sanctioning body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.Paine's woes did not occur overnight, nor will they be redressed overnight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-19/new-doctor-manage-pai
Ready for revival

...Paine's failure to fully correct its problems drew two warnings from its accrediting body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. A lack of meaningful progress led to probation in June ? the last step before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-03/ready-revival
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...along with high credit lines and expenditures.After two years on the less-severe warning sanction, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Com mission on Colleges placed Paine on probation in June, the most severe and final sanction possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Rants & Raves

...are facing a lawsuit from an ex-employee who says he was fired out of retaliation for talking to the Southern Association of colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. They don't have much time to clear up matters before they lose their accreditation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-14/rants-raves
Make Paine ship-shape

...However Paine chooses to fix itself, it needs to act quickly. Its unfortunate probation status with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges soon could evolve into outright accreditation revocation ? a move that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-04/make-paine-ship-shape
Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

...DeKalb County Board of Education was rocked with allegations of nepotism and corruption in 2012. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools said the school board had "harassed" employees, violated the chain of command and mismanaged finances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-09/superintendent-finalist-c
My prayer for Paine

...it, "disclosing untruths about Paine College, its board and president." Finally, what about the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools situation before Dr. Bradley arrived? Do we fail to recall the countless man-hours that were spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-03/my-prayer-paine