SUPPORTING SCHOOLS: Region 8 provides educational services for area students
COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County Consolidated School District’s Board of Trustees heard about regional benefits in its own backyard recently.Joshua Wenning, executive director of Region 8 of the Education Service Center, explained to the board how this regional group supports local education.WCCS is one of 45 member school districts from 14 counties in Region 8. The office is located in Decatur. Wenning shared the benefits for instructors, such as development workshops. He also discussed advantages for districts, such as a pooling of substitute teachers.The group also researches cost-saving measures. To read the rest of this story, see the March 4 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.