Tagged: michael poore

The Influencers: Michael Poore of the Little Rock School District

by Jan Cottingham 3/20/2017 12:00 am

It’s probably best to be an optimist if you want to lead the Little Rock School District. By that measure, Arkansas Education Commissioner Johnny Key made the right choice last April in selecting Mike Poore as superintendent of the state’s biggest — and long-troubled — school district.

Arkansas Business Presents The Influencers

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/20/2017 12:00 am

Meet five leaders in business and education who are influencing their industries, their communities and the future of Arkansas.

Little Rock City Director-elect Capi Peck Says Politics, Restaurants Comparable

by Jan Cottingham 11/28/2016 12:00 am

Earlier this month, Capi Peck, owner and operator of Trio's Restaurant, won her race for Ward 4 on the Little Rock Board of Directors.

LRSD Superintendent Wants Local Control to Return Next Year

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/13/2016 4:52 pm

The Little Rock School District is working to regain local control by July, Superintendent Mike Poore tells the Rotary Club of Little Rock.

Asa Hutchinson Announces School Coding Competition

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/7/2016 12:44 pm

Gov. Asa Hutchinson announces the new Governor's All-Region and All-State Coding Competition.

Michael Poore Seeks Local Control for LRSD

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/5/2016 4:15 pm

Little Rock School District Superintendent Michael Poore says he was hired to work collaboratively to return the LRSD to local control as quickly as possible, and he urged parents, local businesses and other stakeholders to stay engaged with education.

Watch Live Video of Johnny Key's Noon News Conference on Superintendent Change

by Associated Press 4/19/2016 11:47 am

The Arkansas Department of Education has picked Bentonville's superintendent to lead the state-run Little Rock School District.