Daviess County Public Colleges not too long ago named Aaron Yeiser as the educational know-how coordinator, whereas Karen Alward has been named coordinator of superb and performing arts for DCPS.
Yeiser is changing Anthony Sparks, who retired earlier this 12 months.
In his new position, Yeiser will work instantly with faculty leaders and academics within the space of educational know-how, coordinating efforts to maximise the educational alternatives academics present to college students by way of know-how.
“My purpose is to see that each scholar has a instructor who’s well-trained within the efficient use of educational know-how and that each instructor has the instruments wanted to be modern within the classroom,” Yeiser mentioned.
Yeiser can even share duties as DCPS co-chief info officer with Steve Burton, who serves because the district pc operations supervisor.
In her new position, Alward will promote high quality skilled growth, arts experiences and scholar merchandise whereas elevating consciousness of the humanities. Duties will embody advocacy, fundraising and grant planning, growth of neighborhood involvement alternatives and recruitment for DCPS arts packages.
“My final purpose for the scholars of DCPS is to domesticate an arts schooling aimed towards the entire baby and to supply inspiration and equitable cultural experiences to each baby over the whole span of their faculty expertise,” Alward mentioned. “With the intention to reside one’s life as if it have been a murals, one should perceive and apply the humanities. I hope to mannequin this by energizing the mindset and notion of arts schooling by way of the DCPS studying neighborhood.”
Alward mentioned she desires to develop collaboration and relationships throughout the district and neighborhood with a purpose of enriching the lives of scholars and the whole Daviess County area by way of superb and performing arts.