by Krystal Paco
Guam - The Guam Education Board met today to finalize the questions they will ask the two top candidates for superintendent. Formal interviews with the board will be conducted next week. Governor's Education Liason Vince Leon Guerrero is scheduled to go before the board on August 24, while 2010 Teacher of the Year and George Washington High School teacher Salvador Avilla will appear before the board the following day.
Once the interviews are completed, the board intends to meet again to discuss their selection.
Guam High School and surrounding homes at Naval Hospital have been evacuated after a bomb threat is called in Thursday afternoon. The threat specifically targeted the school. GPD and Navy police are sweeping the area with K-9 units. The Naval Base Guam Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit is standing by in the event anything is found. Guam Homeland Security officials say all measures are being taken to ensure the safety of the public and first responders involved.More >>
The Guam Department of Education was alerted to an image on social media that showed a screenshot of a Facebook post claiming to shoot up, “SHS.”More >>