At the recommendation of Webster Parish Superintendent of Schools Dr. Dan Rawls, the school board agreed to hire another foreign language teacher on a permanent basis.
Elizabeth Fisherkeller’s position, which will be funded for one semester with the full intention for her to be employed for the 2015-16 school year, was unanimously approved.
“(She) is a foreign language teacher, and you can’t find foreign language teachers,” Rawls said. “I have instructed Mrs. (Charlotte) Dean (interim personnel supervisor) to go ahead and employ her, because there are two issues at play here.”
One is the possibility of losing a current foreign language teacher