Guam – Governor Calvo has released the following statement in reaction to the selection of Jon Fernandez as the new Superintendent of the Guam Department of Education.
Statement of Govneror Calvo in FULL below:
“Governor Calvo has been concerned about the lack of permanent instructional leadership at the Department of Education. The board of education today addressed this concern by selecting stable leadership for public school principals, teachers, and students.
The Governor commends the board for taking decisive action. He congratulates Jon Fernandez and looks forward to welcoming the new superintendent into his Cabinet. The Governor is committed to working with Fernandez to effectuate the reforms so desperately needed to improve learning excellence and achievement, and to prepare students for life.”