Four local students are set to unveil a mural of late journalist and musician Daniel Pearl, who was kidnapped and murdered in Pakistan in 2002.
Voters are choosing one new Los Angeles City Council member to replace Tom LaBonge, who has now termed out, and deciding the outcomes of three school board races tonight.
A former Los Angeles Unified School District elementary school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibly of parole for the murder of his estranged wife.
It includes a 10 percent salary increase over two years and caps on class sizes.
In briefs filed in the state’s Second District Court of Appeal, attorneys for the state, the California Teachers Association and the California Federation of Teachers contend there was no “legal or factual justification” in striking down state laws on tenure and job protection.
Hearings are underway Monday before an administrative law judge to determine whether the Los Angeles Unified School District can go forward with laying off more than 600 employees.
Seven middle school students on a field trip were taken to a hospital to be examined Tuesday after being splashed by diesel fuel.
The Los Angeles Unified School District has reached a tentative contract deal with its teachers.
A volunteer coach at a Los Angeles high school is in custody Friday on suspicion of sexually assaulting current and former students.
The Securities and Exchange Commission recently questioned Los Angeles Unified School District officials as part of informal inquiry into whether they properly used bond funds for a beleaguered $1.3 billion project to provide an iPad for every student.
The California Senate has advanced a bill that prevents defendants in civil cases from claiming the sexual consent of a minor as a defense.
The Los Angeles Unified School District is telling Apple it’s dissatisfied with the Pearson Education curriculum for student iPads and wants reimbursement for all the learning materials schools haven’t been able to use.
The nation’s second-largest school district is considering starting an all-girls school focused on science and technology.
Parents of Los Angeles Unified school district students with special education needs were set Friday to stage a protest over what they say are rights violations against “thousands” of children.
Questions arose Monday as to whether teachers and administrators from South Hills High School may have used student money to fund a lavish beach retreat.