Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/02/2013 - 1:52pm
The Sweetwater County School District 1 board of trustees on Wednesday selected a Colorado educator as the district's next superintendent. Mathew Neal, the director of innovation strategy and operations for Denver Public Schools, was chosen from a field of four candidates, according to a district media release.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 05/02/2013 - 1:47pm
The current superintendent of the Saraland City School System will serve as the Alabaster school superintendent beginning on July 1. Dr. Wayne Vickers was chosen out of a pool of 16 candidates who applied for the position in March, and will replace current Interim Superintendent Dr. Phillip Hammonds.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 1:20pm
Daniel Domenech, executive director of AASA, The School Superintendents Association, has announced the launch of AASA’s new National Superintendent Certification Program, a program is designed to help new superintendents build their leadership tool box.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 1:31pm
Taking on the role of superintendent for the Salem County Vocational Technical School and Special Services School Districts can seem like a daunting task. The combined districts include four schools and several satellite programs sprawling throughout Salem and Cumberland counties, serving more than 1,000 students.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/25/2013 - 11:59am
John Fitzsimons took the reins of the Parsippany-Troy Hills School District Tuesday. Fitzsimons, who retired in 2011 as superintendent for the Lawrence, N.Y. school district, officially began his position as interim superintendent on April 23 following the departure of Lee Seitz. Seitz, who announced his retirement effective May 15, left the district Tuesday to exhaust his unused leave.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/25/2013 - 11:51am
Smithtown Superintendent Anthony Annunziato created a new administrative staff position on Tuesday night, promising its the first of many reorganizational changes to come. Deborah Vertovez was appointed interim assistant superintendent starting May 6.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/22/2013 - 10:36am
The school board has named Hayward USD Superintendent Donald Evans as its only finalist in a search to fill the top job in Berkeley.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 3:05pm
Lincoln (Neb.) Public Schools will have two former Omaha-area school administrators on its executive team. Liz Standish, 38, controller for Omaha Public Schools since 2007, was hired as the district’s associate superintendent of business affairs, replacing Mark Shepard. Shepard will return as the school district’s associate superintendent for a year, then will become superintendent.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 2:55pm
Tim Wilson will step into Carrollton (Mich.) Public Schools in July as superintendent. The district, which is just outside Saginaw, hired the Clinton High School principal on Monday, according to Carrollton school board president Phillip Abney.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 2:30pm
The announcement that Richmond School Superintendent Yvonne W. Brandon will leave the job on June 30 will set in motion a search for a new leader who school board sources say is likely to come from outside of the school district.