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  • The Learning Corridor
    Superintendent Candidate Forums
    The 13 member Superintendent Search Committee appointed by the Hartford Board of Education, in partnership with Achieve Hartford!, will be conducting three community forums this week. The three forums will be held on Wednesday April 16 at the...
  • Learning Corridor
    Hartford Public Schools Superintendent Search
    The Hartford Board of Education will be introducing its two finalists for the position of Superintendent at three public forums on Wednesday April 16, 2014. In January of this year, the Board of Education engaged Ray and Associates Inc., of Cedar...
  • Jeffco Schools hosts superintendent search community forums
    Jeffco Schools community weighs in on superintendent qualities at forums
    Excellent communication skills, consensus building and experience as an educator were among the most common qualities mentioned by approximately 30 participants in a Jeffco Schools community forum with superintendent search firm Ray and Associates...
  • Jeffco School Board majority forces Stevenson into early resignation
    Jeffco School Board majority forces Stevenson into early resignation
    Citing a lack of respect and trust from the three new Jeffco School Board members, Superintendent Cindy Stevenson told a packed board room of more than 250 people that her last day would be by the end of the month rather than the June 30 date...
  • Brian Powell
    Powell named superintendent association president
    Brian Powell recently was named the 2014 president of theCarolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association.Powell, superintendent of Old Chatham Golf Club in Durham, will lead the association of 1,800 golf course maintenance professionals across...
  • Superintendents and the School Board
    APS and DCSS need new Superintendent APS school board race lead to some debate
    This is a very busy time of the year for two State of Georgia school systems. The Atlanta Public Schools and the Dougherty County School System are in search for superintendents to replace the retiring and interim superintendents respectfully. In...
  • Stevenson announces retirement from Jeffco Schools
    Jeffco Schools superintendent announces retirement
    Jeffco Schools Superintendent Cindy Stevenson announced that she will retire this June.Stevenson made her announcement at Thursday's board meeting, telling board members her last day will be June 30, 2014.She has been superintendent for 12...
  • Thomas Harvey
    Controversial Texas school superintendent set to retire after storm of distrust
    Dr. Thomas Harvey, the controversial school district superintendent of La Vernia, a town just southeast of San Antonio, Texas, is set to retire just six months after citizens overwhelming elected and replaced new trustees to the board.Under Harvey...
  • school board
    Richmond School Board fearful of making wrong decisions
    At a special meeting called on Monday, April 29, the Richmond School Board was set to discuss two rather important issues, one being a one million dollar budget gap and the other,how to fill the superintendent’s soon-to-be-vacated seat.As it...
  • Richmond Public School Superintendent, Dr. Yvonne Brandon's last day is June 30
    Dr. Yvonne Brandon resigns from Richmond Public Schools Superintendent job
    According to Richmond news on April 16, the Richmond Public School superintendent is stepping down from her position.Dr. Yvonne Brandon confirmed in a press conference today that she will be leaving her position at the end of the school year on...
  • Miami-Dade Superintendent of schools Alberto M. Carvalho
    Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho announces moment of silence
    Miami-Dade Superintendent of schools Alberto M. Carvalho announced Saturday that when school resumes Monday in Miami-Dade a moment of silence will be observed for all the victims in Friday’s school shooting. There will also be a briefing...
  • Montpelier School Superintendent Brian Ricca
    Too few second grade teachers leads to mid-year course correction
    There's a mid-year course correction happening at Montpelier's Union Elementary School.Last year, there were five first grade teachers and five first grade classrooms.Those first grade students are now in second grade, but there's only...
  • Fiorentino handing off a district in crisis?
    Pasco's Kurt Browning could end up losing, even if he wins
    Next week’s election features a ballot race between the winner of a nasty party primary, a write-in candidate for the opposition, and questions as to what awaits the winner and if the real winner was the first loser.Naturally, this would...
  • Hartford Schools Superintendent meets her community
    Hartford Schools Superintendent meets her community
    Hartford Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Christina Kishimoto is taking the district's Strategic Operating Plan to the community. The SOP focuses on three major goals:Third Grade Promise,Middle Years Design, andCollege Readiness.Dr....
  • Maine State Capital
    Superintendents oppose school transfer decision
    There is some rumbling going on throughout Maine’s school superintendent’s offices based on the Maine Education Commissioner’s green light to easy student transfers from district to district. Despite Commissioner Stephen Bowen...