A recent audit of the Los Angeles Unified School District found that more than $2 million worth of computers, mostly iPads, could not be accounted for.
Superintendent John Deasy sent a letter Monday to the Board of Education notifying them that he is ending his contract with Apple, according to the LA Times.
Hundreds of students Monday walked out of classes at Jefferson Senior High School in a protest over what was described as “scheduling problems” due to a much-criticized MiSiS computer system.
Officials with the Los Angeles teachers union Wednesday were set to take their push for a pay increase to several area schools.
Police at Los Angeles Unified School District schools will no longer issue citations for most campus fights, petty theft and other minor offenses, but instead will refer students to counseling and other services.
Students at the nation’s second largest school district will be shielded from prosecution and sent to administrators for low-level offenses as part of a sweeping reform to the way school police respond to bad behavior.
Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District were told not use a new computer system to take attendance Friday after students’ schedules were scrambled on the first day of school earlier this week.
The parents of a 16-year-old special needs boy have filed a lawsuit claiming negligence at the hands of the LAUSD resulted in the drowning death of the teen.
On the first day of school, Los Angeles Unified School District officials say it was the new computer system that ate students’ schedules.
Community activists and parents packed City Hall Tuesday to call upon officials to address what they say is a shortage of crossing guards at nearly 170 intersections near schools.
More than 650,000 students in the Los Angeles Unified School District returned to classrooms Tuesday, despite ongoing negotiations with the teachers union.
District officials say they will move ahead with plans to launch a new computer system when students return for the new school year Tuesday.
Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy presented his vision Tuesday to ensure every student graduates college-prepared and career-ready.
Four Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) bargaining units have ratified their contracts, providing salary raises to employees for the first time in several years, officials said.
The school year is expected to start soon for many Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) students, which means that time is running out to receive the mandated T-dap booster shot.