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Stories by Robin Steinberger

Chaos reigns in CCSD teacher allocations

Charleston County School District (CCSD) looks at the enrollment of each school after the first 10 days to determine if teachers need to be added or reassigned. Lowcountry Source has

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Vacant school psychologist positions jeopardize special needs students in 17 CCSD schools

Charleston County School District (CCSD) has 9 openings for school psychologists. There are currently 17 schools with psychologist vacancies. Other psychologists in the district are covering the caseloads. Most of

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Ashley River Elementary gets great results with arts infusion

Two Charleston County School District (CCSD) schools – Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary School (ARCAES) and Sanders-Clyde Creative Arts Elementary School (SCCAES) have each received a Distinguished Arts Program (DAP)

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Fewer students want to enter teaching profession

Enrollment in the College of Charleston Teacher Education Program has dropped by 12% from 2014 to 2017. In same time period 14% fewer students graduated from a South Carolina teacher

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Deaf student escorted out of Wando by police

Elizabeth Adamson gave the 8th grade commencement speech at Cario Middle School this past June. She was featured in a Post and Courier article. She was looking forward to taking

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CCSD needs better accounting for classroom equipment

As the 2017 – 2018 school year approaches, teachers are readying their classrooms for the August 17 opening day. This is an exciting time for teachers and students with the

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Runyon applies to keep job at West Ashley High

Principal Lee Runyon at West Ashley High School (WAHS) received a pending contract last spring. Despite parent and teacher pushback for Runyon to stay, he has since been hired as

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Give school supplies to teachers, schools

As the new school year approaches, parents are rushing to buy the needed school supplies required by each school.  They want to save money on back-to-school purchases like clothing, school supplies,

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West Ashley parents win the battle to get a new Stono Park Elementary

Stono Park Elementary School is being torn down, and a new school should be completed in the 2nd quarter of 2019 at a cost of $24, 830, 983.  The projected

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Jake Rambo offers prescription for CCSD improvement

Former James B Edwards (JBE) Principal Jake Rambo resigned after receiving a pending contract for the 2017 – 2018 school year. A pending contract indicated that he would not be

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