School Board & Admin

teachers

W-S Foundation Accepting Applicants for 2015 Forsyth County Teacher Grant

By Staff   Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015 Forsyth County Teacher Grants, awarded by The Winston-Salem Foundation for professional development to PK-12th grade teachers, guidance counselors, curriculum coordinators, and media coordinators in the Winston- Salem/Forsyth County schools. The deadline for applications is Friday, February 13, 2015 at […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, School Board & Admin
Simington Named Chief Acdemic Officer

Simington Named Chief Acdemic Officer

By Staff   Kenneth Simington, the assistant superintendent of instructional and student services for Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, has been promoted to the newly created position of chief academic officer. In his new role, Simington will oversee curriculum and instruction, student services such as counseling, and school administration, which includes oversight […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 1 comment · Education, School Board & Admin
CCD News Hour – Education & Inequities in the WS-FC Schools – School Board Candidate Kathy Fansler

CCD News Hour – Education & Inequities in the WS-FC Schools – School Board Candidate Kathy Fansler

It is education day on the Camel City Dispatch News Hour.  First the boys talk a bit about Prince and the Vagabond Saints Society then Chad lays out why every single sitting member of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board needs to be replaced for failing this city, this county, and our children. […]

East Forsyth’s Trish Gainey Named WS/FC Schools Principal of the Year

East Forsyth’s Trish Gainey Named WS/FC Schools Principal of the Year

By Kim Underwood WS/Forsyth County Schools     Trish Gainey, the principal at East Forsyth High School, is the 2015 Principal of the Year for Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Gainey was recognized this morning at a breakfast at Benton Convention Center sponsored by Truliant Federal Credit Union. Although the honor was […]

superintendent

WSFC Schools Superintendent to Hold Listening Sessions Over Next​ Month

By Staff     Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Superintendent Beverly Emory will spend the next month talking to the community in small groups to hear people’s thoughts about education. Emory will hold six informal gatherings at schools around the county listening and answering questions. Three of the meetings will be for […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, School Board & Admin
CCD Editorial Cartoon- The Cronyism of NC GOP Leaders

CCD Editorial Cartoon- The Cronyism of NC GOP Leaders

By Andrew David Cox         Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His student […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, School Board & Admin
metcalf

3rd Shift… Common Core & The Peter Principle in NC

By Chad Nance In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to their level of incompetence. This is known as the Peter Principle. “I’ve read lots of magazines and I go to lots of meetings, and so I got myself a self-guided education in curriculum standards in North Carolina and […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 4 comments · Education, School Board & Admin
gloria boston

Gloria Boston is 2014 Bus Driver of the Year

By Staff   Gloria Boston is the 2014 Bus Driver of the Year for Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. For Boston, who has driven a school bus for more than 30 years, the job is her calling. “This is what I love to do,” she said. Boston was nominated by Karen Gregory, […]

rajneesh

Bio-terrorism, Voter Fraud, and Cults – The Atlantic Publishes Article with Local Connection

By Staff   Tuesday, on the website for the 157 year-old, legendary magazine The Atlantic, journalist Scott Keyes reported on an attempt in the 1980’s by an Indian cult to take over a small Oregon county using bio-terrorism and massive voter fraud. Keyes frames this awful tale as a comment […]