Administrator Profile

Setting a Foundation with Reading and Writing

Joseph Lopez has brought the Texas Literacy Initiative to El Paso.

When Being Fired Becomes an Epiphany

This Illinois superintendent went corporate and then returned to education with a greater focus.

Empathy for All

This southern superintendent thinks about struggling students in all she does.

Big Shoes Filled

A lifetime of small-town values spurs continuous success for Joyce Littleton Craft in the Hot Springs (Ark.) School District.

Superintendent Capolupo Goes to Washington

Pennsylvania superintendent gets two chances to promote unique literacy building.

A Challenging Start Makes Way for Smooth Run

A South Carolina chief focuses on better principals, restructured management and community input.

Investing in Human Capital

A new job at the Dallas school district is bolstering the quality of the teaching staff.

White’s Waivers

The Indianapolis superintendent brought stability—and graduation waivers.

Turning Around Kentucky

This turnaround expert has used formative assessment (and common sense) to raise achievement in three districts in six years.

A Third Meal at School

The after-school supper program provides a late-day meal for students.