superintendent http://wamc.org en Community Corner: David Hastings, Next Superintendent of Southern Berkshire Regional School District http://wamc.org/post/community-corner-david-hastings-next-superintendent-southern-berkshire-regional-school-district <p></p><p>The Southern Berkshire Regional School District, which operates in the Berkshire County towns of Sheffield, Alford, Egremont, Monterey, and New Marlborough, recently chose its next superintendent. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard spoke with David Hastings, who is currently employed as the district’s Curriculum and Professional Development Coordinator, about his transition into his new role as superintendent that will happen this summer.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 20:45:08 +0000 Lucas Willard 65131 at http://wamc.org Community Corner: Jason McCandless, Superintendent of Lee Public Schools http://wamc.org/post/community-corner-jason-mccandless-superintendent-lee-public-schools <p></p><p>The search for a superintendent for Pittsfield Public schools has come to an end. Current superintendent of Lee Public Schools Jason McCandless will be taking the position in Pittsfield in the next school year. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard spoke with McCandless about his new job, the federal and state education budget, and closing the so-called achievement gap in Massachusetts Gateway Cities.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 21:30:39 +0000 Lucas Willard 58924 at http://wamc.org New Search Begins for Pittsfield Schools Superintendent http://wamc.org/post/new-search-begins-pittsfield-schools-superintendent <p>The third search this year for a new superintendent of a 6,000-student Berkshire school district is set to begin at the end of this month. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…</p><p>At the end of this month, the Pittsfield School Committee will again begin its search for a new school superintendent. Currently, Dr. Gordon Noseworthy is serving as temporary superintendent, after being selected by the school board last June, though only for the current school year. Former superintendent Howard “Jake” Eberwein left his position last June.</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 49889 at http://wamc.org New Search Begins for Pittsfield Schools Superintendent