Carl Cohn is Director of the Urban Leadership Program at Claremont Graduate University and until earlier this year was a member of the State Board of Education. He was formerly superintendent in Long Beach Unified and San Diego Unified. He is co-chair of the National Research Council’s Committee for the Five-Year Evaluation of the Washington D.C. Public Schools. He is a member of the EdSource Board of Directors.The opinions expressed in this commentary represent solely those of the author.
●●smf's 2¢ : Carl Cohn is not some $chool ®eform bombthrower or a Valley politician looking to make political points with his peeps by skewering LAUSD. I will respond at length on Sunday in the 4LAKids newsletter. In the interim I will be reading his An Evaluation of the Public Schools of the District of Columbia: - Reform in a Changing Landscape (2015) ...How many different flavors of dysfunction can there be?