Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 07/20/2012 - 12:22am
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.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 07/20/2012 - 12:16am
It's supposed to be an educational SWAT team to help schools as they phase out of existence.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Mon, 07/09/2012 - 11:30pm
Seventeen months ago, the collaborative relationship between the Douglas County (Colo.) School District and its teachers’ union was lauded nationally.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Sat, 07/07/2012 - 9:59pm
The last day for Madison schools superintendent Dan Nerad will be July 27. Nerad, who led the Madison Metropolitan School District for four years, will be replaced by newly appointed interim superintendent Jane Belmore.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Sat, 07/07/2012 - 9:46pm
Faced with a shocking case of a teacher accused of playing classroom sex games with children for years, Los Angeles schools Superintendent John Deasy delivered another jolt: He removed the school's entire staff — from custodians to the principal — to smash what he called a "culture of silence."
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Thu, 07/05/2012 - 3:49pm
The Prince George’s County school system is facing a search for a new superintendent after schools chief William Hite announced he is leaving for Philadelphia.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 9:23am
When Philadelphia’s new schools superintendent begins his job here, he’s got his work cut out for him.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 9:20am
The Florida Keys have a new schools superintendent. But the current one says he might not move aside by the Aug. 1 start date.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 9:15am
On a single March night in DuPage County (Ill.), one superintendent arrived — and another announced his departure — in a cloud of secrecy at two of the state's largest school districts.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 06/29/2012 - 12:12am
Alabama State Superintendent of Education Tommy Bice said that the state's takeover of the Birmingham school system was intended to end its reputation for being top heavy with administrators, and he will do that with or without the cooperation of the city school board.