Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/16/2013 - 3:22pm
During a Board of Education meeting this morning, Asheville (N.C.) City Schools Superintendent Allen Johnson announced his retirement following the end of this school year. The Board has agreed to a buyout of his remaining contract.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 04/12/2012 - 12:40pm
At a time when suburban school districts are pushing back hard against taking over the state's share of teacher retirement costs, many are paying thousands of dollars — sometimes hundreds of thousands — in penalties for giving big raises to administrators and teachers and driving up pensions.