For the L.A. Unified board, outgoing superintendent may be the model for a successor.
Majority of superintendents in the state's largest 30 districts had strong ties to their districts when they were selected.
Associate Superintendent Vivian Ekchian will remain at the helm of the nation's second largest school district as acting superintendent.
District does not disclose details of Michelle King's health and how long she will be out
Michelle King has steered the nation’s second largest public school system to calmer waters. That’s the consensus of several prominent education leaders and others who work closely with the district in a variety of roles.
An EdSource survey of the state’s 30 largest districts shows that in 17 out of 30 districts, the superintendents have been in office for three years or less.
The district plans to fight the ruling; the community group wants it enforced now.