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Prof. Wong Cited in New York Times Article

June 28, 2017

In a June 23, 2017 article, Brown Education Professor and Department Chair Kenneth Wong provided the New York Times with his perspective on mayoral control in the context of recent legislative action in New York. Dr. Wong opined that many urban school districts could benefit from mayoral control of the schools, noting that school boards representing constituents in different areas can have trouble making collective decisions for schools.