WNPR’s Where We Live was all about searching for a school superintendent today. It begins with a little discussion of the Hartford situation before moving on. Below is John Dankosky’s rundown of the show. Give it a listen.
Leadership in school districts is more important than ever before – as schools struggle to fulfill local educational needs, while paying close attention to edicts from the federal government.
Then, of course, there’s the job of finding the money to do it all…while dealing with politics, parents and issues of student achievement which may not all be under your control.
Today, where we live, we’ll look at the job of superintendent, and ask what it takes to find the right leader in the schools to run your “race to the top.”