Latest Maurice "Mo" Green Stories

2008-07-28 12:00:57

Maurice "Mo" Green speaks with deliberation, choosing his words carefully and repeating key phrases for emphasis. Maybe he could have been a teacher. Instead, the Duke-educated lawyer will become Guilford County Schools' first superintendent without classroom experience -- a sore point to some but not a liability that effective leadership can't overcome. Green will make a good start if he's as good as his word in three key ways: l He listens and learns. During his visit to Guilford...

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