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3 Atlanta teachers get lighter sentences

...prison time. Only two of the educators took deals and were rewarded with relatively light sentences. A former testing coordinator was ordered to spend weekends in jail for six months and a former teacher must be at home from 7 p.m. to 7 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/3-atlanta-teachers-get-light
Judge cuts sentences for 3 in Atlanta cheating scandal

...he'd give them prison time.Only two took deals and were rewarded with relatively light sentences: A former testing coordinator was ordered to spend weekends in jail for six months, and a former teacher must be at home from 7 p.m. to 7...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-30/judge-cuts-sentences-3
Not harsh, but deserved

...the educators could negotiate reduced sentences with prosecutors. But only two ? a former teacher and a former testing coordinator ? took the deals, which carried a formal acceptance of responsibility and an apology to students, parents and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-15/not-harsh-deserved
10 ex-educators sentenced in Atlanta schools cheating case; 9 get jail time; 2 accept deals

...m. curfew at home for one year and a former testing coordinator six months of weekends spent in jail. They'll...former teacher Pamela Cleveland and former testing coordinator Donald Bullock ? waived their right to appeal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-14/10-ex-educators-sentenced-atlanta-s
Judge urges ex-Atlanta educators to accept sentencing deals in test cheating conspiracy trial

...that because it's not the truth," Evans told the judge, but added that she could say she's sorry.Former testing coordinator Donald Bullock also addressed the judge. He got choked up when he asked Baxter not to make him an absentee parent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-13/judge-urges-ex-atlanta
Jury selection begins, potential jurors given questionnaires in Atlanta test cheating trial

...and several could testify against their former colleagues.An attorney representing a former elementary school testing coordinator asked Baxter to delay his client's trial because he hasn't had enough time to prepare for it. Baxter denied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-11/jury-selection-begins-potential-jur
Testing goes off without a hitch

...schools and from what I've seen monitoring tests, it's been going very smoothly," Columbia County Schools Testing Coordinator Kay Blanchard said. "We're really proud that the students seem to have a positive attitude and seem to be taking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/11/met_436899.shtml
Metro | Harlem High School
Which direction will you take now?

...chief of the Martinez Fire Department. His former classmate Donnie Porter, a Richmond County school guidance and testing coordinator, recalls finding jobs with relative ease. The jobs weren't high-paying, he said, but they were plentiful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/24/met_525186.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University | Westside High School
Statewide tests start this week

...are mastering skills in the Quality Core Curriculum," said Kay Blanchard, Columbia County school system's testing coordinator. "That, in turn, can help teachers and school administrators evaluate strengths and weaknesses in administering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/22/met_314436.shtml
Metro
Writing test results thrown out

...allowed to take the test again. It is not a "high-stakes test," said Kay Blanchard, Columbia County's testing coordinator. The test is used for teachers and parents to evaluate a pupil's writing skills, but has no bearing on their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/05/met_374633.shtml
Metro