In an editorial today, the Knoxville News Sentinel welcomes new school superintendent James McIntyre of Boston. http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2008/mar/27/welcome-to-new-schools-superintendent/
They seem to like his interest in getting to know the community and finding ways to get the community involved. His budgeting expertise should also come in handy. Practically gushing, they even admitted that his desire to be the chief "learner" brought a smile to their faces.
Gee-whiz! I wonder how long the honeymoon will last.