Advocate reporter Will Sentell has the story here.
The big question now is...who will replace Pastorek?
The prickly Pastorek has been a good foil for Governor Bobby Jindal's radical education agenda. Pastorek has fostered the demolition of public education in favor of charters and other quasi-private schemes. His in-your-face persona became the focal point for opposition to an agenda that is, at bottom, the governor's.