Finalists for the position of Farmington Public Schools superintendent will tour the district on Wednesday, May 29, before a second round of interviews that evening.Trustees will talk with Dr. Robert Herrera, CEO of Benton Harbor Area Schools, at 6:30 p.m., and Dr. Sarena Shivers, superintendent of Redford Union Schools, at 8:15 p.m.While officials will deliberate following the interviews, the selection process includes a second date in June if they are unable to reach consensus.Herrera was recruited by the Michigan Department of Education’s School Reform Office to lead turnaround efforts in Benton Harbor. He has also served as superintendent in South Haven Public Schools and Onsted Community Schools, and as assistant superintendent at Lenawee Intermediate School District and Adrian Public Schools. During his roughly 25 years in public education, he has also been a principal, teacher, coach, and classroom advisor.Shivers holds a doctorate degree from Indiana University and has nearly two decades of school administration experience, including five as Assistant Superintendent of Achievement for Washtenaw Intermediate School District and three as Director of Curriculum Instruction and Assessment for Southfield Public Schools. She has six years of teaching experience in Baltimore City, the United Kingdom, and Indiana.The interviews will be held at the Schulman Administrative Center, 32500 Shiawassee in Farmington, broadcast live on TV-10, and live-streamed at https://farmington.vod.castus.tv/vod. Reported by Farmington Voice Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
Photo courtesy of Tipp County Board Tipperary senior hurler Michael Cahill is likely to miss the Munster senior hurling championship with an injury to his kneecap.It’s reported that he collided with a team-mate during training, forllowing which he was taken to hospital and had to undergo surgery.The injury comes just as the Sars man was returning to training following a cruciate knee ligament injury suffered last year in club action.