Joe Reis: Why spend so much on superintendents?

June 23, 2014 

Regarding “Budget, raises on board’s full agenda” (June 16, Page A1): How many superintendents does it take to run a district?

Modesto City Schools superintendent Pam Able is getting a raise to $235,000 a year, and she still needs three associate supers, too. Holy smokes! No wonder our educational system lags far behind other countries. What a joke!

Joe Reis, Modesto

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