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July 15, 2015
At two high-profile Renewal schools, rehiring process ends in dramatic staff shakeups
A majority of teachers are leaving Boys and Girls High and Automotive High, according to data released last week.
July 7, 2015
Ken Wagner, top state ed deputy, a finalist for Rhode Island ed chief job
Wagner would be the latest in a string of state education officials to leave over the last year, which has been marked by tumult over education policy.
July 6, 2015
As city prepares to redouble focus on career and tech programs, Fariña names new leader
John Widlund, the longtime principal of “Coop Tech” is the city’s new head of career and technical education.
March 9, 2015
Fariña names seven powerful new leaders of borough support centers
The new hires include leaders of the old support networks, current education department officials, a Brooklyn principal, and a Boston school official.
October 21, 2014
Fariña's superintendent shake-up means eight new district leaders
Eight of the city's community school districts have new superintendents after Chancellor Carmen Fariña required sitting leaders to re-apply for their jobs, officials said Tuesday.
October 21, 2014
Fariña to announce new district leaders as superintendent position regains cachet
An announcement of a new fleet of district superintendents will be the culmination of a staffing overhaul for the city's 32 community districts, which oversee the city’s elementary and middle schools.
August 7, 2014
A new, uncertain year ahead for soon-to-be Manual High School freshmen
Soon-to-be freshman returned to Manual High School three weeks early to get ready for the new school year. They face a year of uncertainty as school and district officials navigate how to improve the struggling school. Chalkbeat talked to the students who will make up this year's freshman class.
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