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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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WAHS to retain bell schedule

A consideration to push back West Ashley High School’s bell schedule was tabled by the Constituent District 10 school board. The schedule will remain from 7:15 am to 2:15 pm.

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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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CCSD management policy leaves district open to law suits

Charleston County School District (CCSD) has been using the Goals Based Evaluation Program (GBE) for continuing teachers for more than a decade. CCSD began the 2016-2017 school year with GBE

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Parents furious over school board evaluation policy

The Charleston County School Board meeting had an overflow crowd Monday night. The crowd consisted of mainly parents and teachers concerned about the school district’s evaluation policy. Some of the

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Hundreds expected at Monday School Board meeting

Hundreds of people are expected to attend the Charleston County School Board meeting Monday at 5:15 pm at the 75 Calhoun St. headquarters downtown. Parents, teachers and students are concerned

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