Friday , 23 February 2018
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John Robinson Named NCCS 2015 Principal of the Year

IMG_0606Dr. David Stegall proudly announces that Mr. John Robinson, principal of Discovery High School, has been named Newton-Conover City Schools’ 2015 Principal of the Year. Mr. Robinson has served as principal at Discovery High School for the last four years. He exemplifies the title 21st Century Principal because of his commitment to improve instructional opportunities and for his out of the box thinking. Mr. Robinson is also teaching a class this semester at DHS. His achievements include his award winning blog:, and his over 17,000 Twitter followers at Mr. Robinson is currently pursuing a doctorate in Educational Leadership from Appalachian State University.  He wants to inspire the students at Discovery High School to change the world!

About Cindy Geddes

Cindy Geddes serves as the Director of Accountability and Technology Services for Newton-Conover City Schools. Previously, she served as the district's Instructional Technology/ Staff Development Coordinator and as an elementary teacher for thirteen years. Mrs. Geddes was recently renewed as a National Board Certified teacher. She is a co-founder of #NCed chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. Mrs. Geddes co-authored an article, “Growing Technology Leaders”, that was featured in the magazine, Learning and Leading with Technology. Recently, she received a Master of Arts from Gardner-Webb University in Executive Leadership Studies. She and her husband, Leonard are proud parents of two children, Cassidy and Brandon.

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