The superintendent is the chief executive officer of the school district, responsible for its management and operations. The following are resources related to superintendent recruitment, contracts, and evaluation.

TASB Resources

  • TASB Legal Services' memo The Role of an Interim or Acting Superintendent (pdf) answers basic questions about the process of hiring an interim or acting superintendent.
  • TASB Legal Services' Guide to Superintendent Contracts is a free online guide, available behind myTASB, that covers the legal information boards need when looking for a superintendent and provides a form contract with optional provisions.
  • TASB Leadership Team Services provides resources on superintendent evaluation, including an evaluation instrument and the commissioner-recommended student performance domain worksheet.
  • TASB Leadership Team Services offers a free podcast on superintendent evaluations as part of the Now Serving podcast series in the Online Learning Center
  • TASB HR Services conducts an annual superintendent salary survey, providing comprehensive and up-to-date salary and benefits comparison data through DataCentral.

Other Resources