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.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 1:15pm
Summarizing his view of the state of public education in Utah, Superintendent Martell Menlove said the school system is "amazingly successful but with ever-present needs for improvement." Menlove's remarks came during the annual State of Education Address at M. Lynn Bennion Elementary School.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:59am
One week after a decision to suspend Ferguson-Florissant Superintendent Art McCoy, a steady stream of parents, politicians and residents stood in front of the school board to demand his reinstatement.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:57am
State monitor Carole Morris overturned the school board’s decision to hire Gregory Allen, saying in a letter addressed to the school board that the superintendent selection process was flawed and that Allen was not the best candidate for the job.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:52am
Former Greenville Public School District superintendent Harvey Franklin was sentenced to 76 months Wednesday for taking more than $270,000 in bribes to influence the school board to use the program.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:48am
Ron Walsh, the superintendent of the Elk Mound School District is the recipient of the 2014 Superintendent of the Year Award. Walsh has been with the district for 21 years.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 3:35pm
Cassadaga Valley School Superintendent Scott Smith resigned and an interim superintendent, Thomas Schmidt, was hired late Tuesday night by the School Board. Jeff Swiatek of the Hodgson Russ law firm, who was hired to speak for the district, confirmed that the board asked for Smith’s resignation due to his relationship with an employee.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 3:31pm
John Goodspeed Stuart spend more than 30 years as a teacher, principal, administrator, and superintendent, earning multiple awards and recognition through the years. Stuart retired in 1986 after 12 years as superintendent of Aurora Public Schools.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 3:29pm
Indiana's top ethics official has filed a complaint against former schools Superintendent Tony Bennett for using state resources for political reasons. The move comes two months after The Associated Press reported Bennett kept multiple campaign databases on Department of Education servers and ordered his staff to dissect a speech by his Democratic opponent for inaccuracies last fall.