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PRINCIPALS/ HEAD OF SCHOOL Reading Public Schools Instilling joy of learning and inspiring the innovative leaders of tomorrow Reading Public Schools is currently searching for an innovative educational leader for the following position for the 2016-2017 School Year: Middle School Principal Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2016 Interested candidates should apply online by submitting a cover letter, resume, 3 professional letters of recommendation, copy of certification, and official transcripts to We are an equal opportunity employer. Consult our website for more information at: WESTPORT PUBLIC SCHOOLS MULTIPLE Bensalem Township School District 3000 Donallen Drive Bensalem, PA 19020 Point of Contact: Robert J. Cardillo Director of Human Resources 215-750-2800, extension 4003 Elementary Principal Bensalem Township School District, located in southern Bucks County, is seeking to fill an Elementary Building Principal vacancy as soon as possible. This is a 12 month position supporting a full day Grade K through Grade 6 student body. PA Elementary Principal or Principal K-12 Certification required. District prefers candidates who possess 3 to 5 years of instructional leadership experience and ESL and Special Education experience. We seek an instructional leader possessing excellent oral/written communication skills, as well as in depth knowledge of PA standards and curriculum delivery models. Teacher evaluation experience, budgetary development and demonstrated managerial competency required. Send letter of interest, résumé, credentials, references and background clearances to Robert J. Cardillo, Director of Human Resources, Bensalem School District, 3000 Donallen Drive, Bensalem, PA 19020-1898. Deadline for submission is January 29, 2016. Westport, Connecticut One of America's most successful, high-performing school districts is looking for an exceptional administrator. The Westport Public Schools district, located in suburban Fairfield County, Connecticut is 45 minutes from New York City. While retaining its historic, small-town New England character, Westport is known regionally and nationally for its many community-based cultural and educational opportunities. 12 Month Position * Available July 1, 2016 ElEmEntary School PrinciPal k i n g 's h i g h way e l e m e n ta ry s c h o o l The new principal must be an exceptional leader with building-level administrative experience, preferably in a similar, high-performing district, who has demonstrated the following skills and abilities: * Ability to continue the tradition of academic and extracurricular excellence and implement the mission of the Westport Public Schools; * Strong understanding of curriculum and instruction; * Ability to establish and maintain a caring and supportive school climate; x 5.25 * Strong interpersonal skills; * Effective team-building and collaboration skills; * Effective and clear communication skills; * Ability to creatively problem solve; * Connecticut Intermediate Administrator Certificate. (092). Highly Competitive Salary and Benefits Package per the Westport Intermediate Administrators Association Agreement. Ped week 2x 3.125 Application deadline: January 31, 2016. Applicants must apply online at our website: Cover letters should be addressed to Dr. Elliott Landon, Superintendent of Schools. Attach cover letter, resumé, transcripts, and certification to online application. Please - no paper copies, faxes, or emails. Employment decisions of the Westport Public School system are made without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other discriminating basis prohibited by local state or federal law. At Fresno Unified School District, students are the focus of every job. We are seeking dynamic, dedicated, and motivated individuals for a variety of positions. Regional Instructional, Manager II Teacher All Subject Areas Principal Vice Principal Guidance Learning Advisor Managers (General) Special Education School Psychologist Speech Language Pathologist Occupational Therapist Technology Software Developer III SQL Developer Data Specialist Fresno Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with federal and state nondiscrimination laws, including Title VII (race, color, religion, sex, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504/ADA (disability), and ADEA (age). Visit for policy and coordinator information. Apply today! (559) 457-3500 THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY SCHOOL OF ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia Seeks a New Head of School Effective in July of 2017 Full details about this opening and about the application process can be viewed at AdministrativeView.aspx?ID=1439 For further information about the school please see Jersey City PUBLIC SCHOOLS "Doing What's Best for our Children" Principal - Innovation High School Innovation HS, themed around STEAM, opened in 2014 in partnership with New Jersey City University and the Institute for Student Achievement. Currently serving over 200 9th and 10th graders, the school will add a grade in each of the next two years. We seek a dynamic leader who is deeply committed to leveraging STEAM subjects in innovative ways to engage students in challenging learning experiences and who is a strong instructional leader. Substitute Teachers $100.00 per day To apply, visit our website: CHESTERFIELD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL VACANCIES (Go to Departments/Human Resources/Job Opportunities) And Then Click On "Start An Application" New Jersey First Act Information Employer, EOE Chesterfield County Public Schools (CCPS), located just south of Richmond, VA, is recruiting for several administrative level positions. The school district is comprised of 63 schools and more than 59,000 students Principal positions at the below school locations are available for hire with a begin date of July 1, 2016: ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS * A.M. Davis * Bellwood * Bon Air * Clover Hill * Elizabeth Scott * Woolridge Positions close January 22, 2016. Contoocook Valley Regional School District SAU #1 Peterborough NH The Principal position at the below school location is available for hire immediately: * Salem Church Elementary School Position is open until filled. Please apply on-line at, click on "Careers" and completeAdvertising an application. Posner-Miller Interested individuals should apply via the CCPS website at Complete job description and application procedures are available on the website. Job no: 006-1215-S817 Date: 12/09/15 Client: Westport Artist: RG Size: 3.125" x 6" Page: 2 Pub: Ed Week Rev: 0 30 | EDUCATION WEEK | January 6, 2016 | Insert Date: 01/06/16 Line screen: 65 Careers that make a positive difference FUSD offers a comprehensive benefits package. Please visit our website to view job descriptions and future openings. HIGH SCHOOLS * Cosby * James River * Manchester Positions close January 15, 2016. Elementary School Principal Preparing career-ready graduates EOE/M/F/D Positions Available ALPHA ACADEMY seeks Elementary School Teacher to teach in Fayetteville, NC. Must have Bachelor's or foreign equivalent in Education or related field and must hold or be eligible to hold a NC teaching license in Elementary Education. Employment will require a background check. Mail résumé & cover letter to Alpha Academy, ATTN: Roger McKoy, Vice Principal, 8030 Raeford Road, Fayetteville, NC 28304. Guilford County Schools seeks ESL teacher to teach in Guilford County, NC. Must have BA or foreign equivalent degree in English, ESL, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, or related field, and hold or be eligible to hold a NC teaching license in ESL (K12). Employment will require extensive criminal background check. Go to http://, click on "Careers" and "Apply Here" to apply. W A N T SEARCH MORE JOBS? ONLINE AT

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Education Week - January 6, 2016

Education Week - January 6, 2016
News in Brief
Report Roundup
Wash. Ruling Could Inspire Charter Opponents Elsewhere
As New SAT Looms, Anxious Students Ramp Up Testing
Digital Directions: U.S. Ed-Tech Plan Calls Attention to ‘Digital-Use Divide’
Standards for Principals’ Bosses Sharpen Focus on Role
Blogs of the Week
Inside ESSA
High Stakes in Union-Fee Case Before Supreme Court
New K-12 Law Adds to Buzz as State Legislatures Set to Convene
Ed. Dept. Budget Sees Slight Boost In FY 2016 Deal
Blogs of the Week
Amanda VanDerHeyden, Matthew Burns, Rachel Brown, Mark R. Shinn, Stevan Kukic, Kim Gibbons, Ggeorge Batsche, & W. David Tilly: RTI Works (When It Is Implemented Correctly)
Ron Wolk: To Change Education, Change the Message
TopSchoolJobs Recruitment Marketplace
Paul Herdman: As Feds Step Back, The First State Steps Up

Education Week - January 6, 2016