John Aitken http://wknofm.org en Radio Roundtable: Searching For A New Superintendent http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-searching-new-superintendent <p>This week on the <em>Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable</em>, Unified School Board members<a href="http://backinrivercity.com/2012/07/15/shelby-co-unified-school-board-district-4-candidates/"> Dr. Kenneth T. Whalum, Jr.</a>, and and <a href="http://backinrivercity.com/2012/07/15/shelby-co-unified-school-board-district-4-candidates/">Kevin Woods</a>, join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News</em></a>, and reporter <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com">Bill Dries</a> to discuss the challenges that they face in the coming year.</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:15:23 +0000 Justin Willingham 28153 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Searching For A New Superintendent Radio Roundtable: Kriner Cash and John Aitken http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-kriner-cash-and-john-aitken <p>This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the superintendents of the Memphis City and Shelby County Schools, Drs. Kriner Cash and John Aitken, discuss the final year before the merger of the two school systems.</p><p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Justin Willingham 18333 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Kriner Cash and John Aitken Radio Roundtable: The Future of the Unified School District, Gasoline Taxes, and Medical Transplants http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-future-unified-school-district-gasoline-taxes-and-medical-transplants <p>The Unified School Board has decided to not renew the contract of Memphis City School Superintendent Kriner Cash, whose contract runs out in August of 2013, about the time when the school merger will actually start.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 22:00:31 +0000 Justin Willingham 15706 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: The Future of the Unified School District, Gasoline Taxes, and Medical Transplants School Board Doesn’t Renew Memphis Superintendent’s Contract http://wknofm.org/post/school-board-doesn-t-renew-memphis-superintendent-s-contract <p>Superintendent of Memphis City Schools&nbsp;Kriner&nbsp;Cash&#39;s contract expires in 2013. The Memphis and Shelby County school board voted not to renew that contract last night. The vote was 14-8. A similar motion not to renew the contract of Shelby County Schools Superintendent John Aitken, which expires in 2015, did not pass. That vote was 8-14.</p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:50:38 +0000 Eleanor Boudreau 15566 at http://wknofm.org School Board Doesn’t Renew Memphis Superintendent’s Contract