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Ph: 319/393-3115 E-mail: Application Deadline: February 19, 2016 The Eastern Suffolk Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) is seeking an individual to serve as District Superintendent in the First Supervisory District of Suffolk County, which encompasses 51 component school districts. The District Superintendent will serve as the representative of the Commissioner of Education to school districts within the region and support the administrative infrastructure of the BOCES agency. Applicants should have a thorough understanding of the New York State Education Department initiatives and the ability to work collaboratively with an experienced leadership team. New York State SDA or SDL required. APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016 Send letter of intent and resume to: Mr. Raymond Fell, Search Consultant Eastern Suffolk BOCES P.O. Box 454 Medford, NY 11763 or email: Equal Opportunity Employer Superintendent Stevens Point Area Public School District Stevens Point, Wisconsin Our District The Stevens Point Area Public School District (SPAPSD) offers K-12 education across several communities in the heart of Central Wisconsin. One of the largest districts in Wisconsin, consisting of 14 schools, we boast outstanding faculty and facilities devoted to a high standard of excellence and student achievement. Your Leadership We are seeking an experienced leader who is committed to a student first philosophy and exhibits the confidence and judgement that comes from experience and reflection. Qualified applicants must have prior superintendent experience, must have, or have the ability to obtain, superintendent certification in Wisconsin, Ph.D. or Ed.D. is preferred. Please do not contact the Board or District directly. To Apply PUTNAM/NORTHERN WESTCHESTER BOCES Learn more about the position, our District and Central Wisconsin at Qualified applicants may apply online through WECAN. Questions may be directed to SERVICE AND INNOVATION THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH THE DISTRICTS OF PUTNAM AND NORTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK District Superintendent District Superintendent & Chief Executive Officer Superintendent Petersburg City Public Schools We are seeking an outstanding educational leader who: * Embraces the dual role and responsibilities of New York State Education Department representative and spokesperson for component school districts. * Communicates, listens and respects the ideas of others; and fosters ongoing Sullivan County BOCES seeks a dynamic educational leader who dialogue regarding education related issues with the BOCES staff, Board has knowledge of NYS Education Law, instructional standards members, and component school districts within the Lower Hudson Valley and public school finance. The successful ORDER: candidate VESB12EW must be Petersburg, Virginia INSERTION region. able to lead a multi-faceted PUBLICATION: organization, collaborate well with EDUCATION WEEK * Is experienced, motivational, and innovative with an entrepreneurial spirit diverse constituencies and advocate strongly for public school10, 2016 that promotes the growth of a wide range of high quality programs and RUN DATE: WED., FEBRUARY The Petersburg City School Board seeks a forward - children. The District Superintendent also serves as the liaison services based on the ever evolving needs of the region. Initials: .................................................................... SECTION: CLASSIFIED/HELP WANTED thinking, dynamic, instructional leader to serve as for the NYS Education Department. * Has the ability to support leaders and educators to engage and challenge all AD SIZE: 2 COL X 2.5 INCHES superintendent of Petersburg City Public Schools, learners using diverse and effective instructional strategies and a rigorous The Sullivan BOCES serves eight school districts in the southern Print Name: ............................................................. ADVERTISER: EASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES and articulated curriculum. which is located twenty miles south of Richmond. Catskill region of New York and has an annual budget of * Is a collaborative problem-solver prepared to provide support, training and This successful school system serves approximately approximately $30 million. The supervisory district is home to consultation to boards, superintendents and other leaders. 4,300 students with a staff of more than 600 Phone Number: ........................................................ 9,233 students and provides cost-effective, shared programs of * Is prepared to actively engage in educational policy at the State and employees. excellence in special education, career & technical education, National levels. APPROVAL OF ARTWORK adult & continuing education, alternative education, professional & staff development, instructional support services, and central business office services. The Sullivan BOCES is a regional leader in all areas, especially those pertaining to the development of a talent pipeline to serve the Mid-Hudson Valley region. We seek an individual with the leadership qualities to carry on this important work. Candidates must submit a formal letter of application, a current resume, an updated folder of professional credentials from a college or university and a completed application form. NYS certification as a School District Administrator/ School District Leader is required. Doctorate preferred. A salary of $166,762 and benefits in line with those of management/ confidential employees of the New York State Education Department is offered. To receive an application contact: Richard Kreps, Board President, BOCES Superintendent Search Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES 200 BOCES Drive, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598-4399 Or e-mail: New York State SDA or SDL certification is required. Salary: Up to NYS Cap Submit all application and credentials by: March 9, 2016 To: Dr. Charles Khoury, District Superintendent Attn: Sullivan BOCES DS Search Ulster BOCES, 175 Route 32 North, New Paltz, NY 12561 (845) 255-3040 / Brochure and application available at EOE The Board expects to negotiate a regionally competitive salary and benefit package based on experience and qualifications. The new superintendent will officially assume this position on or before July 1, 2016. Application procedures and job requirements can be found on the BWP & Associates website at The application deadline is March 15, 2016. BWP Search Team contacts: Dr. Kevin Castner (434 -531-8171) Dr. E. Wayne Harris (540-761-1488) All applications must be returned by FEBRUARY 29, 2016 Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES is an Equal Opportunity Employer Posner-Miller Advertising 24 | EDUCATION WEEK | February 10, 2016 | Job no: 021-0116-S820 Client: P/NW BOCES Date: 1/19/16 Artist: RG/SN An equal opportunity employer

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Education Week - February 10, 2016

Education Week - February 10, 2016
Federal Trade Regulators Target Brain-Training Product Claims
In States Hungry for Teachers, Policy Menu Expands
PARCC Scores Lower On Computer Exams
Equipping Parents on Spec. Ed.
News in Brief
Report Roundup
In Chicago, Schools’ Financial Crisis Deepens Divisions
Advocates’ Report Hits States For Overtesting, Other Policies
Blogs of the Week
Digital Directions: Partnership Boosts Data Privacy
Kindergarten: Less Play, More Academics (infographic
‘Proficiency’ Bars on State Tests Are Seen Heading Upward
Views Clash On K-12 Law Rulemaking
Blogs of the Week
Ed. Dept. CIO Grilled By Oversight Panel
State of the States
America’s ‘Edu-Masochism’
I’m Tired of ‘Grit’
Why Small Steps Are Better for Small Schools
TopSchoolJobs Recruitment Marketplace
In Low-Income Schools, Teachers Need Guidance

Education Week - February 10, 2016