Programs like Young Authors complement efforts at the state level to encourage lifelong literacy.
In addition to teachers, Chatham County Schools is looking for bus drivers and skilled tradespeople.
Two educators interning as principals hosted peers gaining similar experience in rural school districts.
The district has added volleyball and cross-country to its sports offerings based on interest level and logistics.
Plots thickened when the district's elementary school students tangled over titles in Battle of the Books.
The National Association for Music Education has designated March as Music In Our Schools Month.
The next stop for these enterprising, entrepreneurial Jets is Atlanta for international competition.
Larry Savage is among several district principals who've graduated from the Distinguished Leadership Practice.
A $5,000 grant could help prep the soil at Chatham Central for a garden aimed at nourishing the community.
District administrators will use online chat sessions to find more talented educators for students.