Federal education officials on Friday approved California’s plan to roll out new computer-based standardized tests this spring.
LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy received difficult questions Monday night from parents concerned about the district’s controversial plan to buy more iPads for students rather than investing in more teachers and school supplies.
Cleveland High School honored a teacher who has inspired and mentored students for 40 years Tuesday as he proudly handed off the torch to a former pupil.
The advocacy group Students Matter filed a lawsuit on behalf of nine public school students against the state stating that the policies allow bad teacher to stay in the classroom.
Kaiser Permanente’s Sandra Armas says pediatrics is a worthwhile medical field in Los Angeles that aspiring licensed vocational nurses should consider pursuing.
UCLA Extension’s Dr. Terri Anderson says sociology students in Los Angeles don’t need to become sociologists to benefit from their degrees.
Loyola Marymount University’s Dr. Charles M. Vance says business management students can better prepare for their future by learning to expand their horizons.
Attorney David S. White says educated paralegals and legal assistants are finally reaping benefits from Los Angeles’ economic recovery.
Los Angeles Trade Technical College’s Jess Guerra says job opportunities for skilled automotive technicians are moving into fifth gear.
UCLA Extension’s Nurit Katz says the expanding field of sustainability is cultivating relevant job opportunities throughout Los Angeles.
UCLA School of Nursing Assistant Dean Suzette Cardin explains which major credential emergency room nurses must have in Los Angeles.
Performer and music composer Gary Stockdale says it’s now easier for self-employed entertainers to better manage their business interests.
Information security veteran David Lam says schools and associations in LA are now preparing computer practitioners for a lucrative profession in the cybersecurity field.
Loyola Marymount University’s chief of public safety, says the role of a campus security guard has toughened to better safeguard students and staff.
Video game wiz Jason Gregory says skillful and math-minded programmers are in high demand in Los Angeles.