SCHOOL NEWS.Byline: The Register-Guard
South Lane district superintendent District Superintendent may be:
South Lane School District Superintendent Krista Parent, named National Superintendent of the Year in 2007, will speak this week at the American Association American Association refers to one of the following professional baseball leagues:
On Friday, Parent will join three other superintendents on a panel to discuss "Cultivating America's Competitive Edge," and on Saturday she'll conduct a presentation on "Leading Student Learning." In December, Parent will be a juror juror n. any person who actually serves on a jury. Lists of potential jurors are chosen from various sources such as registered voters, automobile registration or telephone directories. for the 2009 Brock brock
n. Chiefly British
[Middle English brok, from Old English broc, of Celtic origin.] International Prize in Education.
Head Start students to receive books
Lane County children in Head Start's half-day classrooms will receive books to keep and will benefit from literacy activities under a $10,000 grant from the Cressey Charitable Trust The arrangement by which real or Personal Property given by one person is held by another to be used for the benefit of a class of persons or the general public. to First Book. First Book's mission is to give children from low-income families the opportunity to read and own their first new books.
Head Start of Lane County received 1,520 books in 2007-08. The $10,000 Cressey grant will allow the purchase of another 4,000 books. For information, visit www.firstbook.org.