New Superintendent's E-Journal

October 2014

In this issue:

A Road Map to National Superintendent Certification
By Martin Ringstaff
AASA, The School Superintendents Association, recently announced the first cohort of administrators going through AASA’s National Superintendent Certification Program. Martin Ringstaff writes this reflection so others can understand the positive impact the program has on what superintendents do every day. It was an eye-opening experience for him, as a professional, as others across the country shared some of the same issues he has in Tennessee.

Survive and Succeed: How to Make it Work With Your School Board 
By Linda J. Dawson and Dr. Randy Quinn
Two professionals who have spent most of their careers counseling school boards and serving their superintendents share what they believe goes into building and maintaining a solid relationship with the school board.

Technology in the Classroom: Necessary Not Revolutionary
By Rick Cave
How should technology play a role in shaping education? It is the intent of this article to prepare superintendents to make critical decisions about the use of technology in their schools.


With questions contact Bob McCord, editor.