Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 5:17pm
The next superintendent of Fox schools will be Jim Wipke. Wipke is the executive director of secondary schools for the Rockwood School District. The Fox board also approved a tighter anti-nepotism policy that would bar the hiring of relatives of board members, the superintendent and assistant superintendents.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 5:12pm
After five years at the helm of the Arizona district, Superintendent Paul Stanton may be leaving the district at the end of the school year to take the superintendent position in Phoenix's Washington Elementary School District, pending approval by both districts' governing boards.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 5:09pm
Jeffrey Jensen, currently the superintendent of Creighton Community Public Schools, has accepted the Nebraska district's superintendent position. The previous superintendent, Candace Conradt, resigned in June after a year of controversy in the district.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:36pm
Paul Casciano, who became superintendent of the New York school district eight years ago at one of the most tumultuous times in its 181-year history, will retire at the end of the school year. The longtime educator has more than 40 years in the district as a student, teacher, principal and its top official.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:34pm
The largest county in Texas's board of education has chosen James Colbert, Jr. as its new school superintendent. Since 2011, Colbert has been superintendent of West Orange-Cove Consolidated ISD in Orange, Texas.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 4:33pm
Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman is stepping down from his position after three years, leaving a legacy that includes historic test gains as well as some of the fiercest clashes this state has ever seen over public schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:58pm
Leila W. Williams has been appointed the new superintendent of the South Carolina school district. She has 35 years of experience as an educator, including 19 years of educational leadership at the district level in the Colleton County School District.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:53pm
Citing health issues and another job opportunity, Charlevoix Public Schools Superintendent Bob Gendron said he will leave his post with the district.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:50pm
Andy Craig, who has been Hoover's school superintendent for eight years, has agreed to become Alabama Department of Education's new deputy superintendent for administrative and financial services. Elmore County Superintendent Jeff Langham will leave his position of nine years to start as the state's assistant superintendent for external and governmental affairs.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 2:29am
Shalee Cunningham, superintendent of Novato USD, announced her retirement at the end of the current school year in June 2015.