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CCSD Interim Superintendent shares ideas on COVID, trainer shortages and management model

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – Interim Superintendent Donald Kennedy has been running the Charleston County School District for a week, which is filled with introductory meetings and a new decision for the district. In a meeting with his cabinet on Thursday, Kennedy said that given the county’s staffing problems, it had been decided to pay replacement […]

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SC superintendent battled the native newspaper. Then he used public cash to start out his personal. | Uncovered

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was produced in collaboration with The Voice of Fairfield County, an Uncovered partner. WINNSBORO — J.R. Green seethed with anger as he read an article in his local newspaper. The school district he leads was on winter break, but Green couldn’t stop fuming over the words on the page before him. […]

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Derby faculty superintendent enthusiastic about potentialities for federal stimulus cash

DERBY – The increase in federal funding for schools makes it “an exciting time to be in education,” said school principal Matthew Conway The administration is still debating how best to use the funds and identifying the needs of students and staff, with an emphasis on academics, family and community relationships, school safety, social emotional […]

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New Canaan selectmen say faculty begin time modifications ‘not about cash,’ superintendent weighs in

An email from a mother received during a meeting of the Board of Selectmen about later start times prompted the Selectmen to comment on the one in the Board of Education budget of $ 95 million. The school budget includes $ 463,337 spending to allow New Canaan High School students to have late mid-year start […]