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Josey principal Ronald Wiggins accepts Muscogee County School Board job offer

...Wiggins as one of three regional chiefs, positions created by Superintendent David Lewis in a reorganization plan aimed at boosting student...implementing academic programs, recommending policies to the superintendent and "giving schools the resources they need to improve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-22/muscogee-county-school-bo
Openness is not a disease

...will shoo us away like itinerant pests.Richmond County Schools unsuccessfully tried that approach years ago under then-Superintendent Charles Larke. We wrote about a particularly egregious incident in 2005 in which a local radio reporter was threatened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-22/openness-not-disease
T.W. Josey High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...2011 Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 By Jason Wermers | Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011 T.W. Josey High School School Superintendent Frank Roberson issued a written reprimand Tuesday to a T.W. Josey Comprehensive High School teacher who distributed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Butler High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Richmond County Health Department on Monday show no new tuberculosis cases at Butler High School. Richmond County Deputy School Superintendent Tim Spivey said the woman who organized a trip to the inauguration with Butler High students should not have been allowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Georgia elementary, middle schools test well; high schools struggle

...released today.All three registered in the 70s, which State Superintendent of Schools John Barge equated to a C letter grade."I...the main reason that the high school average dropped.The superintendent said parents can use the scores in deciding where they will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-21/ga-elementary-middle-scho
Augusta mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams says she'll bring different dynamic to office

...example, I would want to just call the superintendent and say, "Let's have lunch." I have that relationship with (Superintendent Frank) Roberson; I had that relationship with the previous superintendent, because I'm very proactive in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/augusta-mayora
Rants & Raves

...idiot!WHO, PRAY TELL, besides Bob Young and his wife, cares about his hairdo?WE DON'T NEED TO survey for a new superintendent. We have a good one. We need to recall the school board.BIG RANT TO THE local radio stations for lack of coverage of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-21/rants-raves
Spearman leads SC superintendent money race

...Carolina's next schools superintendent, while Montrio Belton leads...23,000.Former deputy superintendent Meka Childs has more than...Her former boss, outgoing Superintendent Mick Zais, endorsed her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/spearman-leads-sc-superintend
Richmond County teachers may have five less furlough days next year in proposed budget

...County will have $14 million withheld in state funding, and while steep, that is $6 million less than in 2013-14.Superintendent Frank Ro ber son said the budget was also bolstered by savings created by principals and staffs at the school level. Last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-17/richmond-county-teachers-
School board addresses cursive writing concerns

...benefits your brain."Roberson used himself as an example when arguing how cursive writing augments cognitive ability. The superintendent, who had impaired cognition and memory after brain surgery, said learning to rewrite cursive helped "heal" his mind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-17/school-board-addresses-cu