Dr Akin State of The Schools - Huntsville City Schools

Dr. Akin takes the center ring

Akin's State of the Schools address was a missed opportunity to "bring it to the parents," and bring it with honesty.
April 17, 2017/by Huntsville United

Juggling Jobs or Leaving?

Is Huntsville City Schools Chief Financial Officer Jason Taylor planning on juggling a sweet second job or is Taylor's exit from the system imminent?
March 2, 2017/by Huntsville United
Machinations in Huntsville City Schools hurt students

About Last Night

Machinations, leaks and failed leadership harm all stakeholders, students, our children and our city - they make Huntsville appear provincial and small.
January 31, 2017/by Huntsville United
Huntsville City Schools - Selecting the best superintendent

Superintendent Candidates – Stakeholder Input Sought

Board members urge community feedback as they take the next steps in deciding who should be the next superintendent.
January 24, 2017/by Huntsville United

An open letter to candidates for Huntsville City Schools superintendent

Active, authentic dialogue will go a long way to resolving many of the issues we face.
January 16, 2017/by scottrseeley
Huntsville City Schools Superintendent Search Survey Report

Superintendent Search Stakeholder Input Report

October 28, 2016/by Huntsville United
Huntsville City Schools Superintendent Search Survey

Huntsville City Schools Superintendent Search Survey

October 11, 2016/by Huntsville United
Tom Drake Huntsville City Schools Interim Superintendent

Drake draws support and goodwill from our diverse community

The appointment by the Huntsville Board of Education of lifelong educator and retired principal, Tom Drake, as interim superintendent brings the potential for healing and unity to a divided school district.
September 21, 2016/by Huntsville United
Huntsville City Schools Board of Education Reboot

Board of Education: Reboot

Unlike a computer, rebooting an organization, making necessary changes to move forward and toward a new beginning is a process.
September 1, 2016/by Huntsville United

School Board Campaign Finance Tracker – Updated 8/23

Convenient public access to the required Campaign Finance Disclosure forms empowers community oversight.
August 23, 2016/by Huntsville United

Lost Lines

Lakewood Elementary, first grade in Ms. Denson's class, who I clearly loved. (I really did, and I thought she was beautiful)
August 21, 2016/by Christina Seeley

Citizen Comment – Eddgra Fallin – July 21, 2016

Everything I know about the democratic process I learned in the 9th grade at Chapman Middle School. One of the first things I learned is the majority rules
July 21, 2016/by Huntsville United

Why Huntsville United is taking up Slack

As Huntsville United grows we're working to engage more members, make collaboration more effective and manage our messaging.
June 27, 2016/by Huntsville United
Alex Lindberg - Victim of The Choking Game

The Choking Game – Our Family’s Effort to Educate

After our family's tragedy, we were sure we could get support and answers from Dr. Casey Wardynski, Huntsville City Schools Superintendent.
May 30, 2016/by Huntsville United
Huntsville United Teacher Turnover In Huntsville City Schools

Teacher Turnover in Huntsville City Schools

Since 2009, resignations of tenured teachers in the Huntsville City Schools system have risen 225%, as suggested by a graph provided by Superintendent Dr. Casey Wardynski ...
May 23, 2016/by Huntsville United
Huntsville is Erasing Teachers

Erasing teachers in Huntsville

... we are experiencing a mass exodus of seasoned educators in the Huntsville City School system ... My heart breaks a little more each time I find another is leaving.
May 23, 2016/by Bambi McGaha