New Dallas superintendent Mike Miles warns the troops

Dallas ISD superintendent-designee Mike Miles held a press conference and sat down for an interview with the in-house television production group this week.

Miles starts the job in Dallas at the first of July, but he is working at Dallas ISD headquarters under a consulting contract until then.

Should the interview, below, be regarded as anything other than a warning to Dallas teachers and administrators?

Is this any way to rally the troops one depends on?

This interview with Dallas ISD Superintendent-designate Mike Miles occurred on May 22, 2012.

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One Response to New Dallas superintendent Mike Miles warns the troops

  1. Ed Darrell says:

    I smell of whiff of Lake Woebegone Effect here: National average ACT scores are 21.3. Miles wants 60% of DISD kids above 21?

    You can’t have 60% of your kids above average, you know? “60% of our kids do better than the other half!”

    How about math standards that work?


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