Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 2:36pm
The Texas Education Agency has yet to open a formal investigation into Prime Prep Academy, the charter school co-founded by the former NFL star. But disarray in the school’s leadership and concerns brought up by parents and the news media have caught the agency’s attention.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 12:54pm
Atantic County Institute of Technology superintendent chosen for his work on expansion of county vocational school from a shared-time high school to a full-time comprehensive career and technical high school focused on 21st-century careers.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/28/2013 - 2:35pm
The Moon Area School District's new superintendent is one of five in Pennsylvania who has never taught children in a classroom. Curt Baker, 54, replaces Donna K. Milanovich, who retired in June after six years in the position. He most recently was deputy superintendent of the Roanoke City Public Schools in Virginia.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/28/2013 - 2:31pm
The short but rocky relationship between the Reading, Pa. school board and Superintendent Dr. Carlinda Purcell has come to an end. The board voted to fire Purcell, effective immediately. Substitute Superintendent Karen B. Gokay will take over as acting superintendent.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/28/2013 - 2:26pm
An Ohio school superintendent, two coaches and a principal were charged by a grand jury that investigated whether other laws were broken in the rape of a drunken 16-year-old girl by two football players.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 1:25pm
Former New Haven, Conn. Superintendent of Schools Reginald Mayo, who saw the construction and rehabilitation of nearly 40 schools during his reign, attended a groundbreaking Wednesday for yet another school, this time one that will be demolished and rebuilt to bear his name.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 1:21pm
Ronald Dufalla, superintendent of Pittsburgh-based Brentwood Borough School District for eight years, will retire at the end of June. Dufalla, 59, of McKeesport, has worked in education for 38 years, 37 of which he spent in Brentwood.