Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 10:10am
Next Tuesday marks the first day on the job for the new superintendent of Ann Arbor Public Schools, Jeanice Kerr Swift. Hired to a five-year contract, Swift comes to Ann Arbor from Colorado Springs School District 11, where she was assistant superintendent of instruction, curriculum and student services.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 2:51pm
At her six-month review as executive director of the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS), Veronica Rivera received a strong vote of confidence from ALAS’ board of directors.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 2:40pm
Keith Evans, head of Henrico County's Collegiate School, has accepted a similar position in Atlanta, but he’ll stay in Richmond for the 2013-2014 school year. His departure is the second of the school's leadership team this year.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 2:10pm
After nearly two hours of joint interviews conducted by the Marblehead School Committee and the Board of Selectmen, William Ackerman was appointed to fill the vacancy on the School Committee. Ackerman, 46, is replacing former Chair EuRim Chun, who submitted her resignation, effective June 30, after ongoing tensions among committee members.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 1:15pm
Edison Wauneka, executive director of the Navajo Election Administration, stepped down as president of the school's board of trustees on Friday after he was found to be in violation of the Navajo Nation Code and its 2012 amendments.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Fri, 06/21/2013 - 10:30am
In his first speech dedicated to education, Mayor Vince Gray refrained from laying out any dramatic new proposals, instead highlighting the city's recent successes in public education and stressing the need for continuity.