Johnny Collett is leaving his post as assistant secretary for the office of special education and rehabilitative services, where he served for nearly two years.
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Longtime Politics K-12 blogger Alyson Klein moves on to Education Week's coverage of technology and the future of work as Politics K-12 continues with its trademark mix of politics and policy.
October 23, 2017
Chris Minnich, who has served as the executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers for the past five years, is stepping down early next year.
September 10, 2015
Lauren Camera is leaving Education Week for the national education reporter's spot at U.S. News and World Report, and Politics K-12 will forge ahead.
October 07, 2014
Many of the folks originally in charge of major initiatives, including Race to the Top, NCLB waivers, and School Improvement Grants, have left the building.
May 30, 2014
Lauren Camera, who just wrapped up a Spencer Fellowship at Columbia University, will be joining the blog, and Education Week, starting on Monday.
April 30, 2014
Michele McNeil is leaving Education Week for a new opportunity at the College Board, but Politics K-12 will live on and thrive.
October 29, 2013
Michael J. Petrilli, vice-president at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, will take the helm of the Institute, serving as president beginning next August.
October 23, 2013
Mitchell, who is a big champion of reforming schools of education, wouldn't be the first NewSchools talent to come to the department.
June 10, 2013
President Obama today tapped Catherine E. Lhamon, who spent a decade working for the American Civil Liberties Union in California, as chief civil rights enforcer at the Education Department.