Education News in Brief


December 02, 2014 1 min read
Randy Watson

Randy Watson, the superintendent of the McPherson Unified School District 418 in Kansas, has been named the state’s new education commissioner.

McPherson’s superintendent since 1993, he previously worked as a teacher and a principal, and was selected as a finalist for Kansas Superintendent of the Year for 2015.

A version of this article appeared in the December 03, 2014 edition of Education Week as Transitions