ADVOCACY | LEADERSHIP | PROFESSIONAL LEARNING

Superintendent Molly Howard of Jefferson County received the Jim Puckett Award at the GAEL 2018 Annual Summer Conference. This award is presented to outstanding educational leaders from each of the eight GAEL affiliates who are selected from member nominations based upon exemplary leadership characteristics. This award was renamed in 2008 to honor the contributions of […]

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Dr. Mike Newton (Jasper County) takes over as the GSSA President from outgoing president and now serving as GSSA Past-President Mr. Tim Cochran (Decatur County). Dr. Newton will serve as the GSSA President until July of 2019.  Along with Dr. Mike Newton, GSSA will have Dr. Bronwyn Ragan-Martin of Early County as President-Elect,  Dr. Steve […]

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Superintendent Executive Leadership Program The challenge of retaining a superintendency for long periods of time is evident in our state’s average superintendent tenure of 2.8 years.   Those who succeed for extended periods of time must be able to lead change, foster relationships, and continually readjust to the evolving internal and external dynamics.   The four one […]

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