LAUSD considers hiring a superintendent with little education experience

Austin Beutner is a former deputy mayor of LA and former publisher of the LA Times. Now he’s the frontrunner to become the next superintendent of the LA Unified School District. LAUSD has a number of candidates for the job, including some with decades of experience in education. So why Beutner -- who has little professional experience in public education?

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Guest:

  • Jon Regardie - city politics journalist at Los Angeles Magazine