An Interview with Superintendent Dr. Rydell Harrison
The Easton, Redding and Region 9 school district comprises five highly competitive schools in two towns with three separate schools boards. The superintendent’s position demands exceptional governance in the best of times.
Continue reading “Trials and Joys of Leading ER9 Schools in the Pandemic”
November 19, 2020
Dear ER9 Families, Faculty and Staff:
This afternoon, we were notified that one member of the Redding Elementary School community tested positive for COVID-19. All close contacts will be notified and quarantining protocols will be put in place in accordance with Continue reading “Redding School Member Tests Positive for Covid-19”
Easton, Redding and Region 9 Boards of Education Create Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committees, Barlow Alumni and Students Form Social Justice Clubs
Across the country, activists have sustained months of protesting, sparked by the death of George Floyd and fueled by what many Continue reading “Easton Responds to Calls for Anti-Racism”
The Boards of Education of Easton, Redding and Region 9 have jointly engaged Dr. Joseph Erardi to conduct a comprehensive search for the next ER9 superintendent of schools.
Dr. Erardi, a former superintendent of the Newtown schools, has conducted numerous searches for school Continue reading “Easton, Redding and Region 9 Schools Launch Survey for new Superintendent”
I have so many things I can share about my 25-year-plus working relationship with Tom (Superintendent Dr. Thomas McMorran). It is important to note that he is one year older than I (at least that is important to me!)
Let’s see, we began teaching together at Ridgefield High School Continue reading “‘The secret is …’ Reflections on 25 Years of Working Together as Educators”
Parents worried about the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on their children’s health can take some comfort from the fact that the medical profession has “really good data from China” and “children do exceptionally well with this illness.
“There has been an exceptionally low Continue reading “Parents Get Answers 24/7 on Hospital Hotline”