January 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Two inescapable tasks guaranteed to create turmoil

There are a couple of necessary tasks most of the 180 school boards in Georgia will -- over time -- have to face. Both tasks are difficult. One task is finding a superintendent. The process is rigorous and fraught with land mines. The other is redistricting, closing or merging schools. Of the two tasks, the latter is the most immediately volatile.

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