I worked at South Hadley Public Schools full-time (More than 8 years)
Was a great place to work. Always plenty to do and most of the staff was very cordial and friendly. I was there for 8 years and it felt like family.
The politics game is alive and well in this small school system. I was lied to about my layoff and not feel discriminated against for reasons that I do not want to speak about.
Advice to Management
Micromanagement is not the key to running a successful district. Laying off specific people for the wrong reason and covering it up with a truly invalid one will come back to haunt you one day.
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