Carmen Farina, a Department of Education veteran and a longtime informal adviser to Bill de Blasio, will be named chancellor Monday after months of speculation about who would manage the city’s school system.
De Blasio will name Farina head of the nation's largest public school system at M.S. 51, the Park Slope middle school his children attended.
Monday, December 30, 2013
De Blasio To Appoint Carmen Farina As NYC Schools Chancellor
Given all the rumors around this selection, I'll believe this when I see it: