Kimberly Statham, the state administrator for the Oakland Unified School District, has been hired as the chief academic officer, D.C. State Superintendent Deborah Gist told The Examiner.
Oakland special education coordinator Phyllis Harris has been offered $200,000 to serve as schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee's special education "czar," two other education sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity because Harris hasn't accepted the position.
Wednesday, October 03, 2007
DCPS hires two from Oakland
The Examiner reports on two new (high paying) hires that the District has made.