Dr. Douglas L. Ragland
I. Superintendent Experience in Greene County Schools
Takeover in Finances (ALSDE and School Board).
Leaders- Pastors, PTA, Neighborhood Leaders, Children’s Policy Committee, Mayor,
City Council County Commission wit
h 300,000 for 3 years Allocation.
Officials-Mayor, County Commission, State Representatives from House and Senate.
Chart and Job Descriptions.
G. Southern Association of Accredited Colleges and Schools
Process for Teachers with in state 4 year institutions at University of Alabama.
Development Collaboration in Math and Science with Tuskegee.
State Community College Partnership for Free Tuition in Certificated and
Specialized Programs via Completion of 5 week Focus Industry Program.
College Instructional Partnerships.
Enrollment Partnerships with Shelton State, Stillman College, and University of Alabama.
University of Alabama at Birmingham Visual Screening Partnership with Eutaw
Grant Youth Program -$30,000.00.
Force Development and Business Industry Certification.
County Hospital Partnership with Peter J. Kirksey.
Policy Council Partnership to create a new Greene County with Parental
Involvement as a focal point.
Incentives Recipient from Alabama State Department of Education, as well as Academic
and Homeless Youth Grant Accomplishments from State Department of Education.
Benz Internship Partnership.
Alabama State Department Comprehensive Review in Finance, Instruction,
W. Evaluation of Personnel, Transportation, Child Nutrition, Special Education,
Career Tech, Technology, and Federal Programs.
II. Superintendent Experience in Midfield City Schools
Alabama Council Boy Scouts of America Youth Leadership.
Liason with the Greater Alabama Council Boy Scouts of America Youth Leadership.
Leaders-Mayor and City Council
Arts, Automotive Computer Assisted Drawing, and African American History Articulation
to Jefferson State.
and Serve Program
Enrollment with Jefferson State and Lawson State Community Colleges.
Tech Partnership with Lawson State Community College.
with UAB In-service Center.
with Miles College.
with Samford University regarding Teacher Recruitment.
with Postsecondary Institutions –Jefferson and Lawson State Community Colleges,
Miles College, Samford University, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and
University of Montevallo.
County Committee for Economic Opportunity (JCCEO)-Preschool/Head Start/Child
Partnership with the Adoption of the Education Ruler: Safety, Discipline,
Advanced Curricular Development, Leadership Development, qualified Personnel.
of Alabama Association School Board
Technology, 21 Century After School Tutorial, and Child Nutrition
Virtual Alabama Schools Safety Site in Partnership
with Alabama Homeland Security, Alabama State Department of Education, Alabama
Criminal Justice Information Center, and Auburn University at Montgomery Center
Success with SACS.
State Department Special Education Audit.
W. Business Industry Certification for
all Programs in Career Tech.
Leadership Forum Organization.
Police Deartment and Neighborhood Associations
Partnership with Midfield Elementary and Rutledge Middle Schools.
City Schools Board Member Experience
City of Birmingham, Birmingham Education Foundation, Postsecondary
Institutions, Alabama Power, Alagasco or Aspire, Better Basics, Paw in Hands, Birmingham YMCA,
Birmingham Zoo, Bright House Networks BB&T Bank, Various Businesses such as
BBVA Compass Bank, Birmingham, Junior Achievement, Cultural Alliance, Bright
House Networks, Princeton Medical Center, Regions Bank, Jones Valley Teaching
Farm, Protective Life Insurance, etc.
Planning and Pillars of Student Success, Team Excellence, Stakeholder Trust,
and Learning Tour
(Guiding Light, Worship Center, etc.).
Police Department for Safety.
via Communications Department.
State Department of Education Partnership
Innovation Network (WIN) Foundation
in Education (Stakeholders)
Partnership with Coding-$83,000 per year is average salary for IT Jobs, over
$44,000 vacancies statewide. There is a
potential for 365,000 in salaries for these positions being filled. According
to Burning Glass Report over 927, IT Vacancies in the B’ham Area within the
next year, while our output will be 433.
Kiwanis, Optimist and Civitan Clubs.
Club-Bible Club that meets in public schools after hours.
Planning Commission-Northeast Framework Plans, Work Force Development,
Birmingham Comprehensive Plan, Birmingham Implementation Plan, Prosperity and
Opportunity Sub Committee.