Jennifer Gill http://wuis.org en Interview: Jennifer Gill, Incoming 186 Superintendent http://wuis.org/post/interview-jennifer-gill-incoming-186-superintendent <p>It took about a year - but Springfield has officially found a replacement for its previous district 186 superintendent. Jennifer Gill will take over the role on May 1st. She's been a teacher and administrator in the district. She'll be leaving her current role as the director of teaching and learning for the McLean County Unit 5 School District. This interview&nbsp;begins with Gill reflecting on how she became a third-generation educator:</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 18:43:07 +0000 Rachel Otwell 18756 at http://wuis.org Interview: Jennifer Gill, Incoming 186 Superintendent District 186 Still Negotiating With Gill http://wuis.org/post/district-186-still-negotiating-gill <p style="font:12px/normal Helvetica;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;"><span style="letter-spacing:0px;">Jennifer Gill was chosen as the new superintendent for Springfield District 186 after a months-long search. But negotiations have yet to be finalized.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Gill, who currently works for McLean County schools, says the holidays slowed talks, but expects a contract will get done.</span></p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 15:17:54 +0000 Rachel Otwell 16444 at http://wuis.org District 186 Still Negotiating With Gill District 186 Makes Choice For Next Superintendent http://wuis.org/post/district-186-makes-choice-next-superintendent <p>The&nbsp; Springfield school board is negotiating with a local woman to become the district's next superintendent.&nbsp;</p><p>The board hopes to extend an offer in early January to Jennifer Gill.&nbsp;&nbsp; Gill has been working the past year as the director of teaching and learning in McClean County district five based in Normal.&nbsp;&nbsp; Prior to that, she had worked as an administrator in the Springfield School District and was principal at Vachel Lindsey and McClernand elementary schools.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:55:59 +0000 Bill Wheelhouse 14864 at http://wuis.org District 186 Makes Choice For Next Superintendent