Thursday, February 11, 2016

Update on Director of Curriculum & Instructional Technology Search

MERSD will soon begin the search for our next Director of Curriculum & Instructional Technology.  I hope you will consider attending one of the focus group sessions to help inform our search.   If you are interested in serving on the search committee please email me directly for details about schedule and time commitments.  Please know that if we have more volunteers than the available seats on the committee, participants will be chosen by lottery.

 Composition of the Search Committee
§  A teacher representative from each school
§  A parent representative from each school
§ Representatives from the District Leadership Team

During the finalist site visits, there will be time allotted for meetings with all constituent groups.

Director of Curriculum & Instructional Technology Search
Tentative Timeline


Ø  Posting - February 5-29
Ø  Information Gathering - Focus Groups
·         Memorial:  February 22  @ 3:30 - Location TBA
·         MS: February 23  @ 2:30 - Library
·         EES: February 29  @ 3:30 - Location TBA
·         HS:  March 1 @ 2:30 - Library
·         Community: March 1 @ 6:00 – Library
Ø  Organize Committee and Establish Meeting Schedule
Ø  Revision of Hiring Profile/Rubric


Ø  3/2 -5 Electronic Paper Search
Ø  3/7-17 Round One Interviews – Identify Finalists
Ø  3/21 – 24 Finalist Interviews/Visits
Ø  3/28 –31 External Site Visits if Needed


Ø  Appointment – First week of April