NB School Committee Hires New Chief Academic Officer
A middle school principal from Worcester with a background in urban education has been named the new Chief Academic Officer for New Bedford Public Schools.
The School Committee approved the appointment of Jason DeFalco Monday night in a unanimous vote.
DeFalco tells WBSM News, he's thrilled to be here
Supt. Dr. Pia Durkin says DeFalco will be a huge asset in New Bedford. She says he has a proven track record in many challenging situations.
According to the Superintendent, DeFalco will be working in the district on a periodic basis till he starts full-time in July.