Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 4:28pm
Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho lauded student achievement while criticizing the state for its "dysfunctional" A-to-F school grading system during opening of schools address.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 11:18am
Jim Merrill, Wake County School's new school superintendent, takes over for Tony Tata, who was fired last fall. Merrill is the North Carolina district's third superintendent in as many years and is now running the state's largest school district.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 11:00am
Norm Ridder, superintendent of Springfield (Mo.) Public Schools, announced that he and his wife want to move west to be closer to family. He will step down June 30, after nine years as head of the district.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/05/2013 - 4:17pm
Embattled Wyoming schools Superintendent Cindy Hill wants access to state records about her office and says she'll sue if they're not released.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/05/2013 - 8:58am
Courted heavily by the Lakeshore Public Schools in Stevensonville, south of St. Joseph, and offered its superintendent position, Muskegon Public Schools Superintendent Jon Felske has decided to stay in Muskegon.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/05/2013 - 8:48am
Portsmouth School Superintendent Lynn Krizic has resigned, according to a statement released by the school district Thursday.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/05/2013 - 8:39am
Jeanice Kerr Swift has accepted the Ann Arbor school board's offer to become the next superintendent of the Ann Arbor Public Schools.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 3:47pm
Superintendent John Huppenthal says upward trend of the percentage of students passing could be better if there were more resources.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 3:09pm
Tony Bennett’s resignation from the state superintendent seat in Florida could have repercussions for the broader education reform movement, including the trendy policy of grading schools on an A-F scale.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 8:48am
In declining the job, Osborne cited "a developing family issue," concerns about moving his family from the East Coast and a desire to finish what he had started at his district in New Jersey, school board president says.