United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

District 2 issues: Does city have school improvement role?

Jul 9, 2010 10:38:00 AM - thestate.com

S. M. Richburg is a retired educator who served as principal of Columbia’s revered Booker T. Washington High School from 1965 to 1972.

Education is always top of mind when voters go to the polls, Richburg said.

That may be especially true now, as state budget cuts force local schools to lay off teachers, ultimately affecting the number of students per classroom and teachers’ ability to teach.

While the teaching profession has changed over the years, one thing remains constant, Richburg said: The need for parents to be involved.

USA, South Carolina: (Latest Stories)