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Union Says Fewer Teachers Facing Layoffs

Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state’s largest teachers union.

03/15/2014

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Parents Demand Answers From School Board After 55 Teachers Call In Sick At Compton School

Students at a South Los Angeles high school were being picked up by parents Tuesday after dozens of teachers called in sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

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UTLA Encourages LAUSD Parents To Demand Pay Raises, Smaller Class Sizes

Members of United Teachers Los Angeles were handing out leaflets to parents dropping their kids off at Los Angeles Unified School District schools Tuesday morning calling for smaller class sizes, increased staffing and salary increases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2014

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Cleveland High Honores Educator After 40 Years Of Teaching, Mentoring Students

Cleveland High School honored a teacher who has inspired and mentored students for 40 years Tuesday as he proudly handed off the torch to a former pupil.

01/28/2014

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LAUSD Teachers Seek Pay Hike Amid Release Of Prop. 30 Funds

The teachers union representing educators of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) plans to present a pay proposal to the school board next week.

01/17/2014

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Lawmaker Moves To Boost Training For Teachers To ID, Report Child Abuse

A Southland lawmaker has introduced a bill in Sacramento that would require training for teachers and other school staffers on how to identify suspected cases of child abuse.

01/07/2014

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Task Force Meets In Malibu High School Environmental Health Probe

A community task force met for the first time Thursday to help guide the investigation into whether environmental conditions at Malibu High School made dozens of teachers sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2013

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Classes Tested For Mold At Malibu High School Show Normal Results

More classes will be relocated Monday at Malibu High School due to the recently reported health scare on campus, authorities said Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2013

Teachers at Malibu High School wonder if working there is hazardous to their health. (credit: CBS)

Malibu High School Students, Teachers To Be Relocated Amid Environmental Investigation

Students and staff will be temporarily relocated from a building at Malibu High School that some believe is making them sick, the district superintendent announced Tuesday.

CBS Los Angeles–10/08/2013

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Students Back At Class In Wake Of Malibu High School Health Complaints

Students at Malibu Middle and High School were back in class Monday following reports that at least a third of the school’s teachers complained of serious illnesses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2013

Teachers at Malibu High School wonder if working there is hazardous to their health. (credit: CBS)

Malibu High Teachers Claim School Is Making Them Sick, Causing Cancer

A large number of teachers — as many as one third of the staff — say that Malibu High School is making them sick and causing an outbreak of cancers.

10/06/2013

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Opponents Back Effort To Drop ‘Increasingly Radical’ Teachers’ Unions

A partnership of California advocacy groups is calling on teachers in Los Angeles and statewide to drop their memberships with labor unions.

09/17/2013

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Bill Eases Path For Firing Teachers For Misconduct

The Legislature on Thursday passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.

CBS Los Angeles–09/12/2013

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Senate Passes Bill To Streamline Process For Dismissing Teachers Due To Misconduct

The state Senate has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.

09/12/2013

LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy (courtesy UTLA)

LAUSD Chief Gets ‘F’ In Teachers Union Survey

The union representing teachers with the Los Angeles Unified School District gave Superintendent John Deasy a “failing grade” in a performance review released Thursday.

07/11/2013

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