(CNN Student News) -- December 1, 2010
Welcome to the CNN Teachers' Lounge, the place where teachers can sound off on issues in education and how to best address them. Each week, we'll post a question and ask for your views. You can respond in the "Soundoff" section below.
Cathleen Black, a media executive, was tapped by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to be the next chancellor of the New York City Public School system. We'd like to know what you think about this: Should heads of school systems have education backgrounds, or is there value in choosing individuals from other fields to lead?