Charles Butt, the chairman and CEO of H-E-B, a Texas-based grocery chain, launched a $100 million initiative to focus on improving school leadership in Texas public schools.
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Take a look at the most-read District Dossier blog posts in 2016.
December 21, 2016
The finalists were selected as winners in their individual states' contests for superintendent of the year. The national winner will be announced at AASA's annual conference in March.
December 14, 2016
The superintendents in Boston, Baltimore, and San Antonio, Texas, are the newest members of Chiefs for Change, which is now primarily made up of big-city district leaders.
December 05, 2016
Leeson Taylor, the superintendent in Greenville, Miss., had been suspended since October, after a video emerged showing a teacher pulling a special education student by the hair across a gymnasium.
November 22, 2016
Antwan Wilson, the superintendent in Oakland,calif., is likely to succeed Kaya Henderson as the District of Columbia's permanent schools chancellor.
November 17, 2016
Mary Ronan spent 40 years with the Cincinnati school district, starting as a teacher in 1976, before moving up the ladder to become district superintendent.
November 17, 2016
The New Jersey Department of Education plans to boost the maximum salary for school superintendents from $175,000 to $191,000, with some exceptions.
October 20, 2016
Eric Gordon, CEO of the Cleveland district since 2011, was chosen Thursday as the Urban Educator of the Year at the Council of the Great City Schools annual conference in Miami.
September 15, 2016
The Women in School Leadership Program announces its first cohort. The program aims to increase the number of women in education leadership and support them once they are on the job.