superintendents

Judy Hartnett's picture

School Superintendent Salaries Among State Workers’ Highest

As the start of school draws near, 34 public school districts in Washington will be led by new superintendents, including the state’s three largest districts: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma.

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Marion Herbert's picture

Top Ohio Education Leader Quits amid Findings

Ohio's top education official resigned Saturday amid ethical questions about his work for an educational testing contractor.

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ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

Md. County Executive Looks to Fill School ‘Leadership Gap,’ Ed Advisor Says

At public events and inside schools, William R. Hite Jr. has been the face of Prince George’s County Public Schools for nearly four years.

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Courtney Williams's picture

Living in District Tougher Nowadays for Superintendents

The desire of some school districts to have their superintendents live within district boundaries is often at odds with the realities of today’s tough housing market.

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Marion Herbert's picture

Clark County Taps 24-Year Veteran as New Deputy Superintendent

Associate Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky was introduced as the next deputy superintendent of instruction for the Clark County School District.

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Marion Herbert's picture

District: Teacher’s Nazi Comments free Speech

At a Hollidaysburg rally earlier this month, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Tom Smith said Spring Cove government teacher Philip Waite spoke "eloquently." A day later, he called Waite's words "divisive and beyond the bounds of acceptable discourse."

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People Watch

Marion Herbert's picture

Ankeny (Iowa) School District Sues Former Superintendent

The Ankeny (Iowa) School District has filed a lawsuit against its former superintendent, claiming he misled officials about whether he had a new job lined up when he negotiated a $176,000 exit agreement.

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Marion Herbert's picture

Colo. School District, Union Once had Harmony

Seventeen months ago, the collaborative relationship between the Douglas County (Colo.) School District and its teachers’ union was lauded nationally.

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