Ericka Mellon

Articles by Ericka Mellon

District Administration, September 2012

Students at Weller Elementary School use Avatar Kinect for learning.
Video game technology is in motion in Loudoun County schools.

District Administration, June 2012

Unlike predecessor Michelle Rhee, Chancellor Kaya Henderson of the District of Columbia Public Schools works to balance accountability with collegiality.

District Administration, February 2012

Dwight Jones faces tough odds in his new role leading Clark County School District in Nevada.

District Administration, September 2011

Anthony "Tony" Smith takes on the "awesome responsibility" of leading the Oakland (Calif.) Unified School District.

SIDEBAR, September 2011

Race is not a taboo subject for Anthony “Tony” Smith, superintendent of the Oakland (Calif.) Unified School District.

District Administration, June 2011

Mark Edwards in the Mooresville (N.C.) Graded School District has drawn national recognition for a digital conversion effort.

District Administration, May 2011

Anthony Tata brings three decades of military experience to his new job leading schools—and some of its controversial policies—in Wake County, N.C.

District Administration, Mar 2011

Glen Rock (N.J.) curriculum chief Kathleen Regan says key to the equation is integrated STEM lessons.

District Administration, Feb 2011

Diane Lewis busts myths as champion of Seminole County’s virtual schools.

SIDEBAR, Feb 2011

District Administration, Sep 2010

Five years post-Katrina, Paul Vallas continues to rebuild the New Orleans Recovery School District.

District Administration, May 2010

Terry Grier, the new superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, moves quickly to improve teacher quality and student performance.

SIDEBAR, May 2010