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42 EDUCATION WEEK JUNE 12, 2013 n n DIRECTORS/MANAGERS/ COORDINATORS      RECRUITMENT MARKETPLACE TO ADVERTISE SUPERINTENDENT SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS The Board of Education of the Beekmantown Central School District (website: is accepting applications for the position of Superintendent of Schools. The Board is seeking a Superintendent who is committed to educating each student of the Beekmantown Central School District by creating challenging, supportive and interactive learning that advances their intellectual, physical, social, and cultural development. The Beekmantown Central School District is located on the northeastern corner of New York State on Lake Champlain and offers an outstanding quality of life. Many cultural/recreational opportunities abound in Beekmantown, as well as in the neighboring areas of Plattsburgh (the site of the State University of New York at Plattsburgh), Montreal, the Adirondack region, Lake Placid, and Vermont. The successful candidate must possess a NYS certificate as a School District Administrator (SDA)/ School District Leader (SDL). The salary range is $135,000 - $175,000 based on experience and training. The desired start date is on or before September 9, 2013. Application deadline is July 5, 2013. Inquiries: Craig King, District Supt., P.O. Box 455, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 5367340. (e-mail: ANN ARBOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT Ann Arbor Public Schools, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, seeks an individual with visionary leadership and strong administrative skills to lead a district of 16,500 students. Salary for the successful candidate will be in the range of $180,000 - $220,000, plus an excellent comprehensive benefits package. The final salary for the successful candidate will be negotiated and determined based upon proven experience, qualifications and meeting Board criteria. Interested candidates may apply online at www.rayassoc. com Ray and Associates, Inc. Ph: 319/393-3115 E-mail: Application Deadline: June 14, 2013 Do not contact the Board or District directly. Somerville Public Schools Somerville, New Jersey Settled in the colonial times, Somerville boasts of a vibrant downtown and rich historical value. Paul Robeson, among other notable residents, attended this small community school. This year, the high school received national recognition, as one of the top 1,000 schools in the country. Diversity and academic excellence remain at the focus of the district mission and values. DIRECTORS/MANAGERS/ COORDINATORS Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois Stevenson High School, one of the leading secondary schools in the State of Illinois, is seeking an exceptional individual to join the District’s leadership team. Stevenson is a four-time winner of the U.S. Department of Education’s Blue Ribbon Award. The school is the cradle of the Professional Learning Community (PLC) movement and hosts over two thousand educators who wish to learn from the Stevenson model annually. Five hundred staff and 4,000 students enjoy the school’s state-of-the-art campus located in the northern suburbs of Chicago. Approximately 98% of Stevenson’s graduates pursue post-secondary education. DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION ARTS The Director of Communication Arts is a full-time, 10.5-month administrative assignment. The individual serves as a member of the school’s leadership team and is responsible for the supervision and evaluation of faculty and staff in the communication arts division. The Director is responsible for the management of the English and Journalism curriculum and ensuring the effectiveness of the program. Qualified candidates will have satisfied the requirements for a Master’s degree in secondary education or in a related content area. The applicant must possess an Illinois Administrative Certificate (or equivalent licensure) and have at least five years experience as an administrator. Starting Date: August 2013 Interested candidates should submit an online application and mail/attach a letter of interest, résumé, copies of transcripts, and three letters of reference to: Dolores Schmitt, Human Resources Coordinator, Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Two Stevenson Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069. A detailed vacancy announcement and the online application can be found at Application deadline: June 20, 2013 An Equal Opportunity Employer High School Principal • A successful educator and administrator who is accessible and highly visible in the community and classrooms on a daily basis • A data-driven leader who is comfortable making decisions and demonstrates honesty and integrity • An instructional leader who has a proven record of success in academic achievement • New Jersey Principal Certification or CE required Elementary Assistant Principal • A former classroom teacher with an understanding of quality classroom instruction • An organized leader that understands how data drives instruction in the classroom • New Jersey Principal Certification or CE required. Title I Summer School Principal • A successful educator that has elementary classroom experience • A leader that is organized and has experience with programmatic outreach • New Jersey Principal Certification or CE required PreK-5 Curriculum Supervisor • A successful educator and administrator who has experience with PLC implementation • A leader that is well versed in the CCSS and NJCCCS • An instructional leader who has a proven record of success in academic achievement • New Jersey Supervisor Certification or CE required Appl. Deadline: June 21, 2013. Contact Name: Dr. Timothy Purnell, Superintendent Apply: onlineapp/ Equal Opportunities/Affirmative Action Employer No telephone inquiries please.                                                                                                        MULTIPLE Positions Available Special Education Teachers in Paulden, AZ. Conduct Special Ed trainings/meetings for staff re: policy changes, new programs, best practices, & other info re: Special Ed. Conduct IEP conferences, Annual Reviews, Child Team meetings, & write/compile/submit IEPs in compliance w/IDEA. Send res to: James Sexton, Research Based Education Corporation, 8433 Black Canyon Hwy, Ste. 160, Phoenix, AZ 85021. Speech Pathologists: Provide services for students from pre-school through adults who have speech, language, and/ or hearing handicaps. Resume to Morongo Unified School District, 5715 Utah Trail, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277. Attn: Mr. Weller.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Education Week - June 12, 2013

Education Week - June 12, 2013
DIGITAL DIRECTIONS: Obama Plan Champions E-Rate Fixes
States Seek Flexibility on Testing
FOCUS ON: SCHOOL LEADERS: Chicago Initiative Aims to Upgrade Principal Pipeline
Questions Arise About Algebra 2 For All Students
Year-End Exams Add Urgency to Teaching
News in Brief
Report Roundup
Race on to Ready N.Y.C. Teacher Reviews
Districts Turning Summer School Into Learning Labs
Preschools Aim to Better Equip Low-Income Parents
After Early Progress, SIG School Struggles To Improve
Progress, Persistence Seen in Latest Data on Bullying
INDUSTRY & INNOVATION: ‘MOOC’ Plan Could Spawn Dual-Enrollment Courses
Virginia Joins Ranks of States Creating State-Run Districts
Blogs of the Week
NCLB Bills Split Over Federal Role in K-12
Policy Brief
States Fold Teaching Into Preschool Rating Factors
Peer Review Quietly Put On Hold For State Assessment Systems
State Opposition Jeopardizes Common-Core Future
OP EDUCATION: Are New Teachers Ready to Teach?
EDWARD CROWE, MICHAEL ALLEN, & CHARLES COBLE: A Good Time for Progress in Teacher Prep
JULIE GORLEWSKI: Teaching Toward Utopia
TopSchoolJobs Recruitment Marketplace
OTIS KRIEGEL: ‘You’ll Get the Hang of It’

Education Week - June 12, 2013