Dallas Area Superintendent Loses Job Over CRCT Cheating
ATLANTA (WAOK)- After only officially working on her new job for one day, Kathy Augustine was voted out as the new superintendent of the DeSoto Independent School District on Monday. The vote was 3-2 to remove Augustine, who had been implicated in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal.
The board of trustees chose to cancel Augustine’s three-year contract and negotiate a buyout, making her the highest-ranking Atlanta administrator to lose a job because of the scandal.
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