School district leaders can find themselves in position of defending the use of Native American mascots or leading the charge to change them.
All Blog Posts With superintendents Tag or Category
November 27, 2013
October 30, 2013
A Web story last week in the Los Angeles Times saying that Superintendent John Deasy was going to resign set off five days of frenzy, ending with him staying on.
October 29, 2013
The school board vote ends five days of speculation that the superintendent would resign or be forced to leave.
October 29, 2013
Since 2000, the district has had four superintendents. Only former Colorado Gov. Roy Romer lasted longer than three years.
October 28, 2013
John Deasy has reportedly told confidantes that the school board is making it too difficult to pursue his reform agenda for the nation's largest school district.
October 17, 2013
Local school board asks to be disassociated with the upcoming conference that the main organizer says is a nonpartisan, education event.
October 05, 2013
Local districts who contract with Teach For America have a obligation to do due diligence, negotiate the best deal, and avoid duplication of funding from state and federal governments. Local districts need to examine these ten reasons not to contract with Teach For America.
September 23, 2013
The former superintendent and former athletic director of a suburban Philadelphia district allegedly traded inappropriate and racist text messages about students and staff members.
September 12, 2013
A letter from more than 60 Tennessee school superintendents protests the way K-12 policy has been handled by state superintendent Kevin Huffman.
August 22, 2013
More school leaders use Twitter to showcase their districts and their ideas on a range of education issues.