The Making of a School Superintendent by William R. Holland

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  • Educational administration,
  • Administration - General,
  • Leadership,
  • Education / Administration,
  • Education : Leadership,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages156
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Open LibraryOL12321941M
ISBN 101587367912
ISBN 109781587367915

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(Don White, superintendent, Troy CCSD C, Joliet, Illinois) Moving into the Superintendency: How to Succeed in Making the Transition is a must read for anyone contemplating the position of superintendent of schools.

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This book covers how to become a superintendent and be successful at it and presents a personal view of the superintendency. It also details: the history of the superintendency, the relationship between the superitendent and the school board, the different types of leadership : R&L Education.

The book’s main goal is to provide an international audience of policymakers, planners, district as well as school-level educators and, obviously, researchers substantial multicultural evidence regarding mechanisms of control and trust characterizing different educational systems, using the superintendent's role as a by: 7.

The School Superintendent: Roles, Challenges, and Issues clerk proved to be temporary and was not sustained as the position matured; this may explain why some scholars have not included it in their writing. Five role conceptualizations are used here to discuss how the position of district superintendent has evolved since its.

To be a great superintendent, you need to be a great communicator. This ensures that all of your school district’s stakeholders have the information that they need to help you make the district a success. When communicating with an individual, small group, a school, or the entire district, make sure you understand your audience.

The claim: Arizona schools superintendent took oath of office on a children’s book. Viral posts across social media platforms make two claims about Arizona Superintendent of. The superintendent is responsible for keeping the board informed of events and happenings in the district and also making recommendations about daily operations for the district.

The board of education may ask for more information, but in most cases, a good board will accept the superintendent’s recommendations. Grant complains to the superintendent that most of the school’s shabby books are hand-me-downs from white schools.

This grievance annoys the superintendent, who says that white schools struggle too. Before leaving, Dr. Morgan suggests that Grant put the children to work in the fields to earn money.

Kathy Hoffman is the Democratic Arizona school superintendent who is accused of “sexualizing children” in an accusation from political rivals. On Aug a tweet from the account. Opening with a crystal-clear, eminently practical definition of the work of governing that goes well-beyond the outdated notion of “policy making,” this exciting new book then takes a close look at the key elements involved in building the kind of rock-solid board-superintendent governing partnership that these changing, challenging times.

The Superintendent′s Fieldbook: A Guide for Leaders of Learning is the most comprehensive, complete handbook for the superintendency. It grew out of extensive funding and professional development from the highly-respected Danforth Foundation, and examines the role of the superintendent through field-based research with over superintendents over ten years.

Claim: Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman advocated teaching students about "masturbation and sexual positions" after she was sworn into office with her hand on a Dr. S False. InMaryland’s school board voted to allow the appointment of non-educators to superintendent positions.

Still, most states require that school superintendents have a degree in education and a teaching license, so a traditional path remains the most likely way to land a career as a superintendent.

The school board does not operate the district on a day-to-day basis; that is the job of the superintendent, who is the district's chief executive.

Rather, the school board sets the policies, goals and objectives for the district – and it holds the superintendent responsible for implementing the policies and achieving the goals. The AASA National Superintendent Certification Program® will continue to help our members successfully answer the call of leadership duties as we move our nation's school into a new era of success.

If you have any questions, please contact Mort Sherman, AASA associate executive director, leadership services and awards, at [email protected] or. Name Job title Regular pay Overtime pay Other pay Total pay Total benefits Total pay & benefits Jesus F Jara: SUPERINTENDENT Clark County School District, $, $ $8, $, $,   And as for the yearbook, she said the district is exploring options to reprint the book, with the district taking on the added cost.

Laura Hammack, superintendent of Brown County Schools. Superintendent Juneau made Seattle Public Schools the first district in Washington state, and one of the few across the nation, to create an.

The superintendent of schools, also known as the superintendent of education, superintendent of public instruction, or chief school administrator, is a statewide office responsible for overseeing and coordinating the state's elementary and secondary schools.

Within the U.S., school superintendents are usually selected by members of the particular district's school board. Before starting in DISD, Duran served as the assistant superintendent for elementary education in Denver Public Schools.

InDuran left for a superintendent job in Washington state. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. A superintendent, when you get right down to it, is the CEO of a school district.

Not only are they responsible for supervising and hiring other administrators, they also choose who will be the chief financial officer as well as who is hired to become the school principals. Although the superintendent is responsible for what [ ].

Using their professional expertise and resources, effective superintendents can provide school boards with accurate analyses of problems and can lead boards in making thoughtful, informed decisions.

Above all, the superintendent should be an educational leader (Kirby, Paradise, & King, ; Klauke, ). Activist Maia Espinoza was so upset by the sex ed bill recently passed by the Legislature that she decided to run for Superintendent of Public Instruction.

“How Hybrid Learning Is (and Is Not) Working During COVID 6 Case Studies,” Novem “Keeping COVID Rates Low in Schools: Advice From a Pandemic Expert,” Septem   Members of the Fairfax County School Board on Tuesday questioned the superintendent over his sudden decision to delay in-person learning for thousands of students in Virginia’s largest school.

WILLIAMSTOWN — Jason “Jake” McCandless was appreciated immensely in Lee as superintendent of schools for eight years. Then he moved north, to steer Pittsfield schools through several crises, including the coronavirus pandemic, for seven years.

When he resigned both jobs, he left behind some broken hearts and many friends. Philadelphia native Khalid Mumin, superintendent of the Reading School District, has been selected as the Pennsylvania Superintendent of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association of School.

Burbank Unified School District Superintendent Matt Hill banned the use of the n-word in all school classes and removed five books from the core novels reading list so no teacher can assign those books as mandatory reading for an entire class, in a statement issued Friday, November The five books – To Kill A [ ].

Since mid, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau has made improvements, missteps and tough decisions in extraordinary circumstances. Next month, Seattle School Board directors. Carroll ISD announced Lane Ledbetter as its lone finalist for superintendent in a special meeting of the school board Friday morning.

Ledbetter, a former Carroll ISD student, is set to replace. After being announced as Scotland County Schools Superintendent on Monday night, Takeda LeGrand was welcomed by district principals and staff Tuesday.

Principals from each school brought gifts and. NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — As some Hampton Roads school divisions send students and staff back to virtual instruction, the Newport News Public School division is making. As the proud Superintendent of the Beekmantown Central School District, I see a lot to be thankful for.

I am thankful for hundreds and hundreds of students and staff ages 3. Superintendent Josh Meyer remembers making the decision to go remote vividly.

He says shutting down at the beginning of the school year was a blow, for a lot of reasons. The candidates are divided on most issues, including their assessment of Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait, the district’s controversial decisions to improve failing schools and whether to boost.

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As a fieldbook, the book reflects stories, anecdotes, vignettes from practicing superintendents and is truly a practioner-friendly resource for school leaders.

In updating The Superintendent's Fieldbook, the authors draw on their five-year experience with some. Wiscasset schools move to remote learning for the week after two instances of possible coronavirus exposure.

Terry Wood, school superintendent, said Monday that. Lancaster School District chief, Michele Bowers, stands out as one local education leader rising to the COVID challenge and has been named the Los Angeles County Superintendent.

Earlier this week, Selma City Schools Superintendent Dr. Avis Williams was awarded the Ulysses Byas Superintendent of the Year Award by The Alabama Alliance of Black School Educators (AL-ABSE) during the organization’s annual state conference.

AL-ABSE is an affiliate of the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) and was founded and instituted in the [ ].James Gray gets a hug from his wife, Ashlie, after being named the new superintendent of the Jefferson Parish public school district.

The School Board voted unanimously to appoint him to the top.

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