Los Angeles Unifed School District board members were meeting Tuesday to consider two proposals for upcoming education funding.
LAUSD Board President Monica Garcia says the purchase of an estimated 600,000 tablet computers is critical to ‘closing the digital divide’.
The Cal State Board of Trustees on Tuesday postponed a scheduled vote on undergraduate tuition increases.
A possible funding cut of $255 million to the Los Angeles Unified school district is no longer on the table after voters passed Proposition 30.
A proposed vote next year on a half-cent sales tax increase could affect more than just the city’s finances, according to a dire warning from the head of the Los Angeles Police Department.
Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax hike initiative to fund education, was passed Tuesday night.
Gov. Jerry Brown denied Friday that Proposition 30, a tax hike proposal, lost support from voters because of recent attacks from a similar measure.
LAUSD officials Wednesday warned of more layoffs and a shortened school year if voters reject proposed tax increases on Election Day.
CSU officials are considering possible tuition increases and a reduction in graduation requirements for undergraduates ahead of the November ballot.