In an escalating dispute between teachers and the L.A. Unified School District, educators announced that they’ll gather Tuesday to boycott faculty meetings.
The parent accused the teacher of using the N word, said “black people were not smart,” as well as suggesting teen Michael Brown, shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri “got what he deserved.”
A teacher at a Los Angeles elementary school has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse, school officials said Thursday.
The California Board of Education is expected to decide Wednesday whether or not schools should be held accountable on the state’s performance index for student results in the new Common Core-aligned assessments.
LA Unified interim Superintendent Ramon Cortines is warning that if the district doesn’t get its finances in order it will be “another Detroit.”
The Los Angeles Unified School District Tuesday will consider authorizing layoff warning notices to more than 600 employees.
The Los Angeles Unified School District Board, facing a nearly $160 million budget deficit, will consider authorizing layoff warning notices for 609 teachers, counselors and social workers at its board meeting Tuesday.
A fourth grade student was removed from his San Fernando Valley elementary school earlier in the week after bringing a gun to campus.
At the time of the crime, victim Cindi Santana, 17, had just ended a three-year relationship with Abraham Lopez.
The unofficial results from Los Angeles’ primary election are in and appear to show that fewer than nine percent of registered voters cast a ballot on Tuesday.
School officials are preparing for the possibility of a teachers strike amid an escalating rift over higher wages, smaller class sizes and evaluations.
Supt. Ramon Cortines says the LAUSD cannot afford a $1.3 billion plan to distribute iPad computer tablets to every student, teacher and administrator, according to a report.
Unionized Los Angeles Unified School district teachers picketed before classes Thursday to continue their push for higher salaries and smaller class sizes.
Staff attorneys will be allowed to voluntarily provide free legal services to unaccompanied minors who live within the district and are facing the threat of deportation.
A $25,000 donation was presented Tuesday to the Los Angeles Unified School District to benefit families of students and others who were killed or injured in a fiery Northern California bus crash last year.