Ron Matus, director of policy and public affairs at Step Up For Students and a former state education reporter for the Tampa Bay Times, joins EdNext Editor-in-chief Marty West to discuss the turnaround of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, including the tenure of Superintendent Alberto Carvalho and the prevalence of choice options in the district.

Matus profiled the district for EdNext in “Miami’s Choice Tsunami: Carvalho, competition, and transformation in Miami-Dade.”

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Last updated October 23, 2019