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Chiefline 3.12.13

This week in Chiefline: Wallace Foundation releases new report on Principal Effectiveness; PARCC Releases new tool to prepare schools for new assessments.

 

Chiefline 3.12.13

This week in Chiefline: Wallace Foundation releases new report on Principal Effectiveness; PARCC Releases new tool to prepare schools for new assessments.

 

Educators from FL, MD, NH and WA are Finalists for Nation’s Top Teaching Honor

(CCSSO) announces today four finalists for the 2013 National Teacher of the Year. The National Teacher of the Year spends a year representing educators across the country and advocating on behalf of the teaching profession.

 

Idaho Deputy Carissa Miller Joins CCSSO as Deputy Executive Director

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) announces today that Carissa Miller is named deputy executive director overseeing CCSSO’s membership program, federal advocacy activities, and research service. Carissa will start in this position in February of 2013.

 

25 States Commit to Advancing Recommendations to Improve Educator Preparation

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) announced today that 25 states have expressly committed to advance recommendations aimed at dramatically improving educator preparation and entry into the profession. The recommendations are outlined in a new CCSSO report, “Our Responsibility, Our Promise –Transforming Educator Preparation and Entry into the Profession.”

 

Chiefline 11.27.12

This week in Chiefline, CCSSO convenes 38 states to Discuss Common Core Aligned Instructional Materials.

 

Chiefline 11.27.12

This week in Chiefline, CCSSO convenes 38 states to Discuss Common Core Aligned Instructional Materials.

 

Chiefline 11.20.12

This week in Chiefline, CCSSO Annual Policy Forum concludes in Savannah, GA.

 

Chiefline 11.20.12

This week in Chiefline, CCSSO Announces New Executive Director, a New Board of Directors, and the Annual Policy Forum concludes in Savannah, GA.

 

CCSSO Announces New Executive Director

Chris Minnich has been named Executive Director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO). The decision follows a nationwide search by CCSSO Board of Directors to find a successor for Gene Wilhoit, after he announced his plans to retire in June.