Buffalo schools chief in New York gives openness a try

Buffalo School Superintendent Pamela C. Brown has made a marked effort this week to appear more open and responsive to the public in light of long-standing criticism that she communicates poorly and doesn’t do enough to engage with the community.

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Culture computes in Washington's Kent School District

As the “globe” walks into this district, STEM and language programs are strengthened

People Watch: Jose Parra named superintendent at Irving ISD

Also: Michael McVey, superintendent of Steubenville City Schools in Ohio, was charged with three felony counts

People Watch: Superintendent resigns over special ed controversy

Also: Kansas City superintendent signs new contract; Montana principal recognized

Administrators must rise above Common Core controversy

Figuring out the costs, the time, and the technology of implementation

Superintendent Joe Kitchens turns technology against dropout rate

Leader of Oklahoma's Western Heights Schools finds solutions in high-tech programs
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Dennis Fuge named superintendent of Spencerville (OhIo) Local Schools

Dennis Fuge, a graduate of Miami East High School, began his career at Spencerville Local Schools and has served the community of Spencerville his whole teaching career.

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Loughlin gets interim job as school chief in Maine's SAD 51

Robert Hasson, superintendent of School Administrative District 51 for 20 years, will leave the job Nov. 1 to become deputy executive director of the Maine School Management Association.

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Pflugerville ISD hires new superintendent

The Pflugerville school board unanimously named Alex Torrez the superintendent of the 23,430-student district. Torrez signed a three-year contract at 7 a.m., and immediately stepped into his new position.

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Carey Wright named new Mississippi State Superintendent of Education

Dr. Carey Wright, a 36-year veteran of teaching and school administration, has spent the majority of her career in Maryland, which ranked first in the nation for five consecutive years, based on the 2013 Quality Counts report on educational quality.

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