Education News in Brief


May 15, 2018 1 min read
Jesus Jara

Jesus Jara, the deputy schools superintendent in Florida’s Orange County school district, is heading to Las Vegas to run the 320,000-student Clark County, Nev., school system.

Previously, he served as the superintendent of the Monroe County district in Florida.

Jara will replace Pat Skorkowsky, who is retiring when his contract expires next month after nearly 30 years with the district.

A version of this article appeared in the May 16, 2018 edition of Education Week as Transition