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John Deasy Drops Out of LAUSD

The controversial superintendent, once believed to be the solution to many LAUSD problems, resigned this morning

The Short Stack: The Los Angeles Week in Review

September 30 – October 3, 2014

The LAUSD Needs An Operating System Upgrade, Not iPads

Why the district’s program to furnish every student with a high-end tablet is a case study in warped priorities

Is the LAUSD’s Take-Charge Superintendent Charging Off?

John Deasy’s legacy—not to mention his tenure in Los Angeles—is up in the air

PEN Center USA Gives Los Angeles Magazine’s Profile of LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy an A+

The September 2012 feature by Ed Leibowitz has won the PEN Literary Award for Journalism

Q&A: The Week in the Life of Superintendent John Deasy Following the Shooting at Sandy Hook

Dr. John Deasy tells us how he responded—professionally and personally—to the tragedy in Newtown.

Postscript: The Takeover Artist

In “The Takeover Artist,” which appears in the September Los Angeles magazine, writer-at-large Ed Leibowitz profiles John Deasy, following him through his first year as the superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District. Executive editor Matthew Segal speaks with Leibowitz about Deasy, who’s set out to radically transform a system that is facing profound challenges—challenges that will no doubt shape the city’s future.