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On-time graduation rate increases again in South Carolina

...combining state and federal report cards. Federal school ratings were issued earlier this fall.Outgoing state Superintendent of Education Mick Zais said he is pleased about the progress students have made during the last year."However, having...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-14/time-graduation-rate-incr
Runette Herrmann

...University of Georgia and was a member of the National Honor Society in Family and Consumer Science at UGA. The State Superintendent of Education at the time even chose her Junior High Teacher's Program for his television broadcast as an exceptional...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173162110
Democrats in runoff for SC schools superintendent debate

...everything, from raising teacher's pay to getting more money to rural school districts to maintaining the state superintendent of education as an elected position.One topic that did split the candidates was a proposal from Gallagher that parent-teacher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-19/democrats-runoff-sc-schools-superin
Former state attorney general McMaster wins Republican nomination for SC lieutenant governor

...good-ol' boy network' in Columbia."Voters also returned to the polls Tuesday to decide nominees for state superintendent of education.On the Republican side, Spearman defeated Atwater with 57 percent of the votes.Voters will choose between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-24/former-state-attorney-general-mcmas
Editorial: A better class of students

...of whether they have the ability or desire to go.That's why it's encouraging to see South Carolina State Superintendent of Education Mick Zais attempting to break the mold.Zais, a past president of South Carolina's Newberry College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-18/editorial-better-clas
Former SC official retires from post as Consumer Product Safety chairwoman

...in many different venues. I started as an elementary school teacher in Augusta and was the South Carolina state superintendent of education. When I practiced law, I focused on public interest law that benefited children and this was just one extension...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/former-sc-official-retires-po
Rants & Raves

...Paul Broun for Senate, John Stone for Congress in the 12th Congressional District, Mary Kay Bacallao for State Superintendent of Education. BIG RANT TO US Airways for pulling flights out Augusta and now having oversold flights and no way to accommodate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-11/rants-raves
Some South Carolina schools see drop in annual assessment

...makers, the media, and the public how schools are performing in a clear and easily understood system," state Superintendent of Education Mick Zais said in a news release. "Students have received letter grades on their report cards for decades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-01/some-south-carolina-schoo
System would cut out PACT

COLUMBIA - Better testing and less of it. Those are the goals behind the plan State Superintendent of Education Jim Rex proposed Thursday that would eliminate South Carolina's much-maligned Palmetto Achievement Challenge Test. In PACT's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/18/met_128926.shtml
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Republicans face off in local races

...more to South Carolina politics than sex and sound bites.Both parties' ballots will offer candidates for state superintendent of education, U.S. Senate and the 3rd congressional district.But closer to home, in Aiken's 86th state House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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