Experienced Superintendents Participate in Statewide Mentoring Program
Twenty-two of Kentucky’s most experienced superintendents are participating in a statewide mentoring program for new superintendents and minority superintendent interns in the 2015-16 school year.
Seasoned Educators Join KASA AND The Center for Education Leadership
Boyd Randolph, former superintendent of Somerset Independent Schools, and Julie Hawkins, former school director for Fayette County Public Schools, are program directors for KASA AND the Center for Education Leadership. The new positions are part of an effort by the Center for Education Leadership (CEL) to provide supports for school improvement, the Kentucky Leadership Academy programming, and support for principals. Their work will give school-level leaders the tools to increase efficiency, target instructional efforts, and stay updated on new regulations, including the commonwealth’s recent Professional Growth and Evaluation System (PGES) for evaluating staff effectiveness.
KASA Names Daviess County Leader 2016 Superintendent of the Year
Owens Saylor, superintendent of the Daviess County Public Schools, has been selected as the 2016 Kentucky Superintendent of the Year by the Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA). He was presented the award November 23 at the Daviess County Board of Education in a surprise ceremony attended by faculty, staff, board members and community leaders.
KASA Joins Forces with Kentucky Center for School Safety
The Kentucky Association of School Administrators is celebrating Kentucky Safe Schools Week (October 18-24, 2015) by announcing its expanded partnership with the Kentucky Center for School Safety. This month, KCSS announced it will combine its annual conference with KASA’s Annual Leadership Institute, July 20-22, 2016, the largest gathering of school leaders across the commonwealth. This three day conference brings to the table experts in school law, education leadership, student achievement, curriculum and assessment. Now, school safety offerings will also be on deck.