Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 12:45am
Officially starting as superintendent on October 1, Darienne Driver is the first woman and one of the youngest individuals to be named superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools. She has been working as interim superintendent since June when Gregory Thornton resigned to take the position of CEO of Baltimore City Public Schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 12:40am
Florence School District One will offer Randy Bridges a contract for employment as superintendent of Florence One, effective January 1, 2015. Bridges' experience has included a superintendent position in Stafford, Va., and in Burlington, N.C.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:05am
Richard Matkin begins to close out four decades in public education with his last three years spent leading the Plano district's 53,000 students as superintendent. Matkin will retire effective January 30, 2015.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:53am
Craig Witherspoon will resign his position as Birmingham City Schools' superintendent, effective December 31, 2014. Witherspoon has worked as Birmingham superintendent for four and a half years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:49am
The New Jersey city's board of education has named Silvia Abbato as the district's new superintendent. She stepped in as acting superintendent after the school's chief, Stanley Sanger, retired in June. Abbato formerly served as assistant superintendent of schools for curriculum and instruction for 11 years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:37pm
Vicki Engbrecht will officially take over as superintendent in February 2015. The 38-year William S. Hart Union High School District employee will take over following the retirement of current Superintendent Rob Challinor.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:29pm
Edward Lee Vargas is stepping down as Kent School District's superintendent to accept a position with a national educational nonprofit organization. He will begin his transition over the next few months.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:21pm
Sheila M. Harrity, the principal of Worcester Technical High School, is the new superintendent of the Fitchburg-based Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School District.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 5:33pm
The Caverna Board of Education hired Cornelius Faulkner to be the new superintendent for Caverna Independent Schools. Faulkner, who previously worked in the district as director of pupil personnel, as well as assistant superintendent, was voted the interim superintendent in July.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 4:33pm
In Alabama, Associate Superintendent Rick McInturf has assumed the responsibility of leading Ozark City Schools as the new superintendent. McInturf has served in his previous role for eight years under former Superintendent Michael Lenhart.