District

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LAUSD Looks To Raise The Bar For Graduating Seniors

School board officials believe that unless lowered standards are implemented, there could be a flood of dropouts in as little as 4 years.

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LA Schools Look To Teachers To Lead Reform Efforts

Three years ago, the nation’s second largest school district made a stunning admission — it was failing thousands of kids and invited charter organizations to take over low-performing and brand-new schools.

12/18/2011

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Is Your Child’s Public School Re-Opening Monday?

Here is a list of public school districts scheduled for re-opening Monday, Dec. 5:

12/04/2011

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LAUSD Chief Touts Rising Test Scores To Silence ‘Poisonous’ Critics

The city’s top education official kicked off the new school year by saying improved testing results should be enough to silence those critical of the district.

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KFWB On Your Corner: Orpheum Movie Theater

A few years ago, the Los Angeles Times called the Broadway Theater district downtown one of the city’s most hidden yet sparkling gems.

07/22/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Downtown LA Theater District

Did you know that downtown Los Angeles is home to the largest theater district west of the Mississippi?

07/22/2011

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Reworked Budget To Restore Hundreds Of San Diego Teaching Jobs

A struggling Southland school district announced a plan on Friday to put hundreds of teachers back to work with a little help from the state.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/08/2011

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Furloughs Vs. Layoffs: 40,000 LA Teachers Vote On Proposed Pay Cuts

If passed, the vote would immediately rescind layoff notices sent to some 3,400 teachers, nurses, librarians and counselors.

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Capistrano School District Officials Cleared In ‘Enemies List’ Case

Two officials accused of creating a database of parents and other school board critics have been cleared of all charges.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/01/2011

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LAUSD Police Officer Accused Of Faked Shooting Wants Court Delay

The attorney for Jeffrey Stenroos asked the judge to delay trial proceedings by one month to review additional documents from the county grand jury.

05/18/2011

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