The public school district in New York has re-opened its search for its first Ombuds. The Executive Ombuds Officer for Student Discipline will report directly to the District Superintendent. "In carrying out the functions of this position, the EOO is guided by the principles of independence, impartiality, confidentiality, and informality." It is not clear whether or how the posting has been revised since the search opened in July.
district enrolls about 23,000 students. Applicants must have an
advanced degree (specifically a master's or PhD in Education, EdD, or
JD) and experience with education law (especially school discipline
issues and IDEA as it applies to disciplining students with
disabilities). No deadline or salary provided. (TopSchoolJobs.)
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