New professional standards for educational leaders, formerly known as the ISLLC standards, stress principals' role in hiring, developing rigorous curriculum, promoting equity, and managing school operations.
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November 24, 2015
November 10, 2015
The district, which borders Ferguson, has about 200 homeless students and nearly all of its students qualify for free and reduced price meals.
November 10, 2015
The short list includes the interim superintendent Michael Goar, as well as candidates from Milwaukee, Massachusetts, Houston, and Minnesota.
November 06, 2015
Recently introduced legislation in Congress would forgive loans over a period of seven years for principals who work in high-needs schools.
November 03, 2015
Malika Anderson, the Achievement School District's current deputy superintendent, is a graduate of the Broad Foundation's Residency in Urban Education.
October 23, 2015
The National Policy Board for Educational Administration approved new standards for school leaders after a lengthy revision process.
October 08, 2015
The 23-count indictment from the U.S. Department of Justice alleges that Barbara Byrd-Bennett steered the more than $20 million in contracts to her former employers.
September 24, 2015
A new report by the Wallace Foundation says states can play a huge role in setting standards, recruiting, and supporting principals and aspiring principals.
September 15, 2015
As required by law, the school district will wait 21 days before making Michael Hinojosa's appointment final. He has served as the district's interim superintendent since late June.
September 10, 2015
Grier said he chose to announce his decision now so that the school board will have ample time to identify and prepare his successor.