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Stories by Robin Steinberger

Principal merry- go-round hurts school communities

There has been great upheaval in the Charleston County School District (CCSD), with 19 new principals in place for the 2017 – 2018 school year.  The  Charleston County consolidated school

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CCSD teachers lash out at Superintendent

More than 100 Charleston County School District (CCSD) teachers showed up for the first leg of Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait’s “listening tour” Thursday at the CCSD headquarters. During a free-wheeling “Oprah-style”

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CCSD teachers not notified of listening session

Charleston County School District (CCSD) Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait pledged a week ago to schedule a listening tour to hear from district stakeholders. The teachers’ listening session is set for Thursday,

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Despite public outcry, School Board sticks with status quo on principal hiring

The Charleston County School Board Policy and Personnel Committee, which includes all nine board members, rejected two measures to change principal hiring policies. One measure called for a 3-5 year

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EdFirstSC skeptical about Superintendent’s listening tour

The Charleston County School Board meets today for a series of committee meetings. The Policy and Personnel Committee meets at 2 to discuss the Charleston County School District’s principal hiring

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CCSD Chief Financial Officer on un-explained leave

Charleston County School District (CCSD) Chief Financial Officer Glenn Stiegman was seen being escorted out of the CCSD office building on Bridge View Rd. in North Charleston several weeks ago.

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District 10 Board to discuss WAHS bell schedule on Thursday

The St. Andrews Constituent School District 10 Board of Trustees (D10) will meet Thursday, June 8 at 6:00 p.m. at the St. Andrews campus media center. The board has several

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Postlewait announces 6-week listening tour

Charleston County School District Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait released an end of school year YouTube video in which she promised to listen to school district stakeholders in June and July before

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Discipline problems skyrocket with new CCSD discipline policy

In August 2016, the Charleston County School District (CCSD) introduced the Progressive Disciple Plan for middle and high schools. This plan contains 3 levels of disciplinary violations with varying consequences.

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CCSD superintendent under fire for teacher evaluation policy

On February13, 2017 the Policy and Personnel Committee of the Charleston County School Board (CCSD) met to discuss the use of the Education Value-Added Assessment System (EVAAS) software to determine

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