Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 11/07/2014 - 1:25am
Oklahoma State School Superintendent Joy Hofmeister has been elected to the state's top educational position. The businesswoman and former school teacher served at the state level when Gov. Mary Fallin appointed her to the Oklahoma State Board of Education in 2012.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 11/07/2014 - 1:13am
Interim superintendent Jose Carrion has been hired as the new permanent chief in the Wappingers Central School District. He was made interim chief in July after former Superintendent Marco Pochintesta resigned. Prior to that, Carrion was the district's assistant superintendent for administration.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:13am
The New York district appointed Richard Hughes as superintendent to replace the current interim superintendent of the recently merged district. Hughes has served as superintendent at Otselic Valley Central School District for the past four years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:09am
In a sudden and unexpected departure, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent Heath Morrison said he’s resigning for family reasons. Deputy Superintendent Ann Clark, who was one of the other finalists for superintendent when Morrison was hired in 2012, will take over the interim role.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:01am
The Rochelle Park Board of Education hired Geoffrey Zoeller, former superintendent of the Westwood Regional School District, as its superintendent for four and a half years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:30am
Alexis McGloin has been chosen by the Pennsylvania district to be its next superintendent. McGloin has been the assistant superintendent of the Penn-Delco School District since 2005.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:13am
The Worthington school board opted for Assistant Superintendent Trent Bowers to replace outgoing Superintendent Thomas Tucker, who was hired as superintendent of Princeton schools near Cincinnati. Bowers will take over as superintendent in July.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:10am
Salisbury Township schools Superintendent Michael Q. Roth is leaving the district nearly two years after taking the top administrative post. He is leaving a 20-year career in public education to work in the private sector for Discovery Education.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/28/2014 - 3:02am
In a decision prompted by low fill rates and health insurance costs, the Pennsylvania district will continue to employ substitutes who fill short-term assignments and salaried substitutes. However, those who work between 15 and 89 cumulative days will now be hired through an outside service.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/28/2014 - 2:05am
Jacquline D. Price, the superintendent of the Quartzsite Elementary School District, has been appointed the new La Paz County School superintendent. Price will complete the term of Janice Shelton, whose retirement becomes official at the end of October.