News in Brief
Kyla Johnson-Trammell has been named the new superintendent of the Oakland district in California, effective July 1.
Currently the interim deputy superintendent, Johnson-Trammell started out as an elementary teacher in the 49,000-student district, where she has worked for nearly two decades.
Laura Mitchell is expected to take the helm of the Cincinnati public schools, pending contract negotiations.
Mitchell, the district's deputy superintendent and chief academic officer, will succeed Mary Ronan, who will retire this summer after leading the 35,000-student school system for nine years.
Vol. 36, Issue 31, Page 5Published in Print: May 17, 2017, as Transitions