Eye on Education

Lorain County Superintendent Passed Off Another Superintendent’s Work as His Own

Lorain County Joint Vocational School Superintendent Glenn Faircloth plagiarized a fall greeting posted on the school’s website from a greeting written by a New York superintendent, the Chronicle-Telegram reports.

Faircloth said he shared the sentiments conveyed in [Tonawanda Schools Superintendent Mark] Mondanaro’s text, but denied he committed plagiarism. He said he meant it as a compliment, but it’s not something he will do again in the future.

“If I knew it was going to be this much of a controversy, I would have put something that acknowledged his expression,” Faircloth said.

Read more at: chronicle.northcoastnow.com

About StateImpact

StateImpact seeks to inform and engage local communities with broadcast and online news focused on how state government decisions affect your lives.
Learn More »