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Lawsuit: Principal Was Too Busy To Help Girl Who Was Being Sexually Assaulted

A lawsuit filed against Los Angeles Unified School District alleges a school principal disregarded a report that a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by boys on campus because she was too busy going to a meeting.

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Teachers Union Reaches Agreement With LAUSD

It includes a 10 percent salary increase over two years and caps on class sizes.

05/08/2015

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Teachers Union Calls On LAUSD To Rescind More Than 600 Layoff Notices

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.

04/27/2015

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LAUSD Reaches Tentative Deal With Teachers

The Los Angeles Unified School District has reached a tentative contract deal with its teachers.

04/18/2015

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Volunteer Football Coach At Franklin High School Suspected Of Sexual Assault

A volunteer coach at a Los Angeles high school is in custody Friday on suspicion of sexually assaulting current and former students.

04/17/2015

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SEC Questions LAUSD Officials On Use Of Bonds For iPad Project

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.

04/16/2015

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Senate OKs Bill Barring Sexual Consent Of Minors As Defense

The California Senate has advanced a bill that prevents defendants in civil cases from claiming the sexual consent of a minor as a defense.

04/16/2015

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LAUSD Asks Apple For Reimbursement Of English, Math Software For Student iPads

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.

04/15/2015

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Los Angeles Students Solve Social Issues In Aspen Challenge

Social concerns of water sustainability, climate change, bullying, alcohol abuse, and public health problems are highlighted at the Aspen Challenge for practical solutions.

04/15/2015

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LAUSD Approves Creation Of All-Girls Science, Tech School

The nation’s second-largest school district is considering starting an all-girls school focused on science and technology.

04/14/2015

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Home Bound Students Use Robot To Virtually Participate In LAUSD Classes

Students with special needs Tuesday demonstrated how new technology allows for virtual participation within classroom and social settings.

04/14/2015

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L.A. Unified School District Names The Administrator Of The Year

The Beaudry Building in Downtown Los Angeles stands as a testimonial to the monumental administration for the second largest school district in America. Within it’s walls dwells a beehive of activity.

04/06/2015

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6 California School Districts Apply For No Child Left Behind Waiver Extension

Six of California’s largest urban school districts have applied for a waiver freeing them from requirements of the nation’s No Child Left Behind education law.

04/01/2015

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Former LAUSD Teacher Found Guilty Of Murdering Estranged Wife

A former Los Angeles Unified elementary school teacher was convicted Monday of murdering his 43-year-old estranged wife outside a West Hills home where she had taken refuge after obtaining a restraining order against him.

03/30/2015

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LAUSD To Discuss Possible Layoffs For More Than 600 Employees

The Los Angeles Unified School District Tuesday will consider authorizing layoff warning notices to more than 600 employees.

03/10/2015

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