City officials are reportedly negotiating a way to remove Arlene Ackerman from office, but her contract may make her eligible for a large severance package.
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July 27, 2011
June 08, 2011
Peter Gorman, who has drawn praise and criticism during his time in office, will join Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.
May 23, 2011
Melody Johnson in Fort Worth, Texas and Sydney Cousin in Howard County, Md., both plan to leave the districts that they've headed for several years.
April 28, 2011
Robert Avossa, who helped craft a performance-pay program in Charlotte, will lead the schools in a suburban Atlanta district.
April 26, 2011
Joshua Starr will lead the nation's 16th largest school district when he starts in his new position July 1.
April 18, 2011
Jean-Claude Brizard, a former administrator in New York City, will be leading the country's third-largest district.
March 30, 2011
Jim Notter said his departure has nothing to do with the February release of a scathing grand jury report that criticized the district and his leadership.
March 29, 2011
Thomas M. Brady, a former Army officer, gave no reason for his resignation after three years in Rhode Island's largest district.
March 07, 2011
The newly elected mayor has reportedly not considered any other candidates except Kaya Henderson, who has served in the role since Rhee stepped down last year.
March 07, 2011
Christina Kishimoto's appointment was nearly derailed by last-minute objections from the city's mayor.