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John Pedicone

TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's superintendent could receive a bonus of $12,000-plus for achievement initiatives. 

June 17, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Guest Column: Helping TUSD rise above the status quo is in the community's best interest

Guest Column: Helping TUSD rise above the status quo is in the community's best interest

As I reflect upon my time as superintendent of Tucson Unified School District, I want to first express my appreciation for the opportunity to serve the Tucson community in a way that is only possible by meeting the significant challenges we faced over the past few years.

June 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pedicone on Pedicone: last words

Pedicone on Pedicone: last words

John Pedicone

June 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pedicone on Pedicone: last words

Pedicone on Pedicone: last words

Much has been written and blogged about John Pedicone, Tucson Unified School District's outgoing superintendent, whose last official day on the job was Friday.

June 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Unified's Pedicone leaves on his own terms

After four decades in education, Tucson Unified School District Superintendent John Pedicone is preparing for retirement.

June 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
TUSD leader scores 75%

TUSD leader scores 75%

John Pedicone

June 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
TUSD leader scores 75%

TUSD leader scores 75%

TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone was awarded a $16,000 bonus that he plans to donate to the Educational Enrichment Foundation, which supports TUSD students and teachers.

June 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
TUSD’s Pedicone to donate $16K bonus

TUSD’s Pedicone to donate $16K bonus

TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone was awarded a $16,000 bonus, which he plans to donate to the Educational Enrichment Foundation, an organization that supports TUSD students and teachers.

June 26, 2013 11:57 amLoading…

TUSD plans new class to replace MAS

Freshmen at three TUSD high schools may be required to take a "culturally relevant" course in the fall as part of the district's effort to retain students.

April 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Employee groups help TUSD bridge $17M deficit

Employee groups help TUSD bridge $17M deficit

TUSD has found a way to close what was once a projected $17 million budget deficit with the help of some recommendations from employee groups.

April 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Education foundation marks 30 years of helping Tucson Unified students

Thirty years ago a group of local leaders came together with one common goal - to support the students and teachers of Tucson's largest school district.

April 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Search firm that botched Texas schools chief hiring now looking for Tucson Unified's next boss

The search firm hired to find TUSD's next superintendent is the same one that recruited Sunnyside's Manuel Isquierdo to lead a San Antonio school district.

April 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD enlists outside firm to find applicants for top job

The TUSD Governing Board has selected an external firm to conduct its search for the district's next superintendent.

April 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Sunnyside schools chief Isquierdo will lead San Antonio district

Sunnyside schools chief Isquierdo will lead San Antonio district

The superintendent in charge of Tucson's second-largest school district is resigning to take over a district in San Antonio.

April 06, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD approves superintendent search

The hunt for TUSD's next superintendent is on, as the Governing Board approved the recruitment and hiring process Tuesday night.

April 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD to begin national search for new superintendent

The hunt for TUSD’s next superintendent is on, as the Governing Board approved the recruitment and hiring process Tuesday night.

April 02, 2013 9:30 pmLoading…

Guest Column: Consultant needs to set expectations between TUSD board and new superintendent

I am a retired public school superintendent, having served in this position in New York, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Educating children well in urban settings has been a career-long personal priority and remains an unfulfilled accomplishment of school reform in part due to high turnover i…

March 26, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pedicone will leave TUSD in June to foster 'stability'

Pedicone will leave TUSD in June to foster 'stability'

In what he said was an effort to bring stability to Tucson's largest school district, TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone unexpectedly announced his resignation Wednesday - more than a year before his contract expires.

March 21, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

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