Eye on Education

Romules Durant to Serve as Acting Superintendent of Toledo School District

The Toledo Board of Education has picked current district assistant superintendent Romules Durant to replace current superintendent Jerome Pecko, the Toledo Blade reports. Pecko’s contract expires July 31 and was not renewed.

Mr. Durant is part of a crop of young TPS administrators who rose to prominence within the district under then-Superintendent John Foley, replacing administrators and cabinet members who flocked from the district when Eugene Sanders left for Cleveland…
Along with fellow Assistant Superintendent Brian Murphy and Chief Academic Officer Jim Gault, Mr. Durant was a key architect of the district’s transformation plan, which among other initiatives moved the district from elementary and junior high schools to K-8 buildings.

Read more at: www.toledoblade.com

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