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Stories from Monday, April 16, 2012

AmeriCorps changes detailed for Purdy school board (04/16/12)
Changes in the AmeriCorps Reading Coaches program at the Purdy R-2 School District were described at the February meeting of the school board. Renae Neill, program coordinator, said the largest changes in the 13-year history of AmeriCorps were announced in the spring of 2011. All of the reading coaches went to part-time employees as the current school year began, and the staff dropped from 14 to 10 people. The change resulted in a reduction in cost of $37,000 to the district...
AmeriCorps changes detailed for Purdy school board (04/16/12)
Changes in the AmeriCorps Reading Coaches program at the Purdy R-2 School District were described at the February meeting of the school board. Renae Neill, program coordinator, said the largest changes in the 13-year history of AmeriCorps were announced in the spring of 2011. All of the reading coaches went to part-time employees as the current school year began, and the staff dropped from 14 to 10 people. The change resulted in a reduction in cost of $37,000 to the district...