Skip to main content
Search Mobile Navigation

Laura Kotch

Laura Kotch is the coauthor, with her longtime collaborator Carmen Fariña, of A School Leader’s Guide to Excellence, Updated Edition. They have in-depth experience with helping all schools make the changes they need to achieve excellence. As professional partners they have held numerous roles in the New York City public schools. Laura was most recently its Executive Director of Professional Development and Curriculum, while Carmen is its current Chancellor. Their vast experiences also include tenures as Superintendent and Deputy of District 15 (a thirty-two-school district) and Region 8 (154 schools), Principal and Staff Developer, college instructors, teacher leaders, and classroom teachers. Currently they work with principals to create structures that improve schoolwide teaching and learning.


Related PD Offerings

Email if you would like to contact Laura Kotch directly about professional development support.