Stipend for all EBR Parish School employees approved by committee; school board will vote again August 18

Stipend for all EBR Parish School employees approved by committee; school board will vote again August 18

Stipend for all EBR Parish School employees approved by committee; school board will vote again August 18 BATON ROUGE - With the first day of school just around the corner, the East Baton Rouge School System has been forced to act quickly to fill nearly 300 teacher vacancies. Superintendent Dr. Sito Narcisse announced a last-minute decision to temporarily move teacher coaches back into the classrooms Thursday morning. Those coaches will fill the gaps until new teachers can be hired for permanent positions. Narcisse explained at a school board committee meeting Thursday night that the decision has lowered the number of vacancies from 255 to just 78. "The year 1920, we had 178 vacancies at this time. In 2020, we had 233 vacancies, and last year we had 219 vacancies, and …
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