Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 4:20pm
As the next superintendent of the Poughkeepsie City School District, Nicole Williams said she plans to lay the foundation to boosting student achievement by listening to and learning from students, parents, teachers, coaches and community members about their expectations and concerns.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 9:24am
Shawn Halbrook will take over as South Conway County School District superintendent in Morrilton, Ark., beginning July 1. He replaces Annette Henderson, who is leaving to become an assistant superintendent in the Fort Smith (Ark.) School District.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/03/2013 - 10:16am
The board of El Rancho Unified School District has tentatively chosen a new school superintendent. Martin Galindo was tapped for the position contingent upon a "positive community visit by board members to Mr. Galindo's present school district."
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/03/2013 - 10:13am
After searching for a year and a half, the school board of the Berkeley Unified School District voted unanimously to name Donald Evans as the new superintendent of the district last week.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/03/2013 - 10:01am
Longtime West Texas educator Berhl Robertson will be the new superintendent for the Lubbock Independent School District, after a unanimous vote by board members.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/30/2013 - 10:03am
The Poughkeepsie City School District Board of Education appointed Nicole Williams, currently the senior deputy superintendent for academic services and chief academic officer for the St. Louis Public Schools, as superintendent, effective July 1.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/30/2013 - 9:31am
A new plan by Minneapolis Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson will help remedy some of the worst educational inequities in the nation and raise the bar for K12 education in Minnesota.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/30/2013 - 9:17am
Six board members, excluding Trustee Frances L. Hayes, submitted evaluations and gave superintendent Deborah Hunter-Harvill a combined score of 53.9 percent out of 100. That rating is "minimally effective" based on 12 categories such as relationship with the board, educational leadership and progress toward the school improvement plan.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/30/2013 - 9:11am
Sioux Falls (S.D.) school district superintendent Pam Homan has agreed to a 4.87 percent salary increase next school year, passing up an additional $6,592 increase tied to the new teacher agreement.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 2:11pm
Iowa’s top education official and a leading advocate for school reform is leaving the state. Jason Glass, director of the state’s Department of Education, has been appointed superintendent of Colorado’s Eagle County school district.