Money Shows Appreciation
Last updated 5/6/2021 at 9:42am
This week is Teacher Appreciation Week. The irony locally, as Transylvania County Board of Education member Courtney Domokur noted Monday evening, is that while teachers are being shown appreciation through comments and sometimes meals from parents, the proposed county budget contains no increase in the local supplement for teachers. In fact, if the state increases teacher salaries at all and the proposed county budget is adopted as is, the percentage of the local teacher supplement would decrease.
School board members have said they will do what they can to at least maintain the current s...