Golden Talks Future of Oregon Education

EUGENE, Ore. — Just months after she stepped down as the superintendent of the Springfield School District, Nancy Golden was back in front of parents and teachers. She’s now the Chief Education Officer for the state of Oregon. Golden spoke Wednesday night at North Eugene High School about her vision for education in Oregon. She … Continue reading »

Nancy Golden Speaks on Education

EUGENE, Ore. — Anyone hoping to learn more about the future of education in Oregon can go to an event at North Eugene High School Wednesday night. The community meeting will be the first of a series focusing on reclaiming and renewing our public education. Nancy Golden, the new Chief Education Officer for Oregon, will … Continue reading »

Golden Chosen as Chief Education Officer

SALEM, Ore. — Governor Kitzhaber announced that the Oregon Education Investment Board unanimously selected Dr. Nancy Golden as Oregon’s Chief Education Officer. Golden, the former superintendent of Springfield Public Schools, will oversee the entire public education from K-12 and college and career training. She’s been serving as the interim director since Aug. 1.  

Golden Recommended for State Job

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Former Springfield Superintendent Nancy Golden is up for a new job, to become the interim chief education officer for the state of Oregon. Golden retired from her position as the superintendent back in June in order to spend more time with her family, but when she got nominated for this state position … Continue reading »

Springfield Picks New Superintendent

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield School District named its new superintendent at a special meeting Monday morning. Dr. Hertica Martin will take over for the retiring Dr. Nancy Golden. Dr. Martin has worked in almost every facet of education from being a classroom teacher, working her way through the ranks to administration. She comes to … Continue reading »

Superintendent Golden’s Send-off Party

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield community had its chance to say farewell to its beloved school superintendent Friday afternoon. Students, teachers, former colleagues and community leaders–showed up at Agnes Stewart Middle School to send off Dr. Nancy Golden in a big way. There were several performances, food, and special projects made out to Golden by … Continue reading »

Interview: Superintendent Nancy Golden

EUGENE, Ore. — She’s headed Springfield Public Schools since 2003. And during that time, Dr. Nancy Golden has made tremendous strides for education. This year she’s stepping down. Friday, the district is throwing a party to give the community a chance to say goodbye. Dr. Golden will be at the party, but first, she joined … Continue reading »

Springfield Superintendent Pulls Prank

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Superintendent of Public Schools Nancy Golden spent weeks planning a little prank. Wednesday, she was to square off with Willamalane Superintendent Bob Keefer in a rock climbing challenge. But here’s what really happened. Just before Nancy was set to start the climb up the wall, she ran to the bathroom. Out … Continue reading »

Springfield Superintendent to Retire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — She came, she conquered, and the Springfield Public Schools superintendent has announced she’s leaving. Nancy Golden announced Monday she’s retiring at the end of the school year. Golden has served as superintendent for 10 years, and during that time she’s been recognized numerous times for her leadership. She was named Oregon’s 2011 … Continue reading »

Springfield Kicks Off New School Year

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield School District kicked off the start to their school year with their annual State of the Schools Address. This year’s event ended a little differently than in years past. Springfield School District Superintendent Nancy Golden gave the annual address. Golden, who is entering her tenth year as superintendent of the … Continue reading »

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