Teacher Layoffs

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LA Schools Rehire 450 Laid Off Elementary School Teachers

The Los Angeles Unified School District says it has rehired 450 elementary school teachers who were laid off in June after reviewing vacancies across the district.


Arcadia Student Donates Life Savings To Save Teachers’ Jobs

A San Gabriel Valley student donated her life savings of $300 to save teachers’ jobs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/15/2011

Changes To LA Teacher Layoff Policy Tentatively OK’d

A judge tentatively approved changes to a layoff policy that forced young teachers out of inner-city schools in Los Angeles.


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New LAUSD Layoff Policy Hailed As Model For Other Districts

A proposed agreement that would change the way teachers are laid off in the nation’s second-largest school district is being hailed as a landmark that could pave the way for changes in layoff policies across the nation.