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urban school superintendent of the future

John Merrow

urban school superintendent of the future

by John Merrow

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Published by Southeastern Foundation in Durant, Okla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School superintendents -- United States.,
    • Education, Urban -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 127-131.

      Statementby John Merrow, Richard Foster, and Nolan Estes.
      ContributionsFoster, Richard, 1917- joint author., Estes, Nolan, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2831.62 .M47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 131 p. ;
      Number of Pages131
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5236748M
      LC Control Number75307517

      The history of the school superintendent in American public education The State of the American School Superintendency is based on a May survey of superintendents nationwide. A representative sample of 1, school leaders responded to the survey.   The Urban Superintendents Program was established two years ago by the Harvard Graduate School of Education to offer tough training for a tough job: the management of a big-city school .

        Urban schools also serve an increasing majority of young people from persistently disadvantaged households. Such students are likely to be surrounded by . A former high school English, journalism and ELL teacher, Susan served as Chief Academic Officer and then as Interim Superintendent for Seattle Public Schools before coming to Highline in She previously held leadership positions in Evergreen Public Schools (Vancouver, WA), Portland Public Schools and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

        Robins has worked in education for 25 years, serving as a teacher, coach and school administrator. He is coming from a rural school district of 2, students where he was superintendent for six years but spent most of his career in urban school districts. “I really enjoy and have had a broad range of experiences in rural and urban districts. In March , after a year career serving as a school superintendent across America, Dr. Terry Grier decided to retire as a school district leader. From through , he led the , Houston Independent School District—the seventh largest district in America.


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