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LAUSD stakeholders weigh in on newly-minted Superintendent Michelle King

LAUSD's Michelle King
LAUSD's Michelle King

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After months of searching, it appears the Los Angeles Unified School District finally has a new leader.

Michelle King went to LA schools and starting working for the district part-time while still a student. 35-years-later she's still there - now in the top position.

How will she cope with the huge challenges the district faces?


Monica Garcia, LAUSD Board Member representing Board District 2

Scott Folsom, vice president for health California State PTA

Sarah Angel, Greater Los Angeles managing regional director for California Charter School Association

Maria Ott, professor of clinical education at USC’s Rossier School of Education and a retired senior deputy superintendent of LAUSD (2001-2005)