Teachers Union Calls On LAUSD To Rescind More Than 600 Layoff NoticesHearings 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.
Exclusive: Unions Blast LAUSD For Telling Cafeteria Workers To Speak Only EnglishWorker unions are firing back at the Los Angeles Unified School District after they allegedly told cafeteria workers at Harvard Elementary School they could only speak English on campus.
4 More LAUSD Bargaining Units Ratify Contracts, Secure Salary RaisesFour Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) bargaining units have ratified their contracts, providing salary raises to employees for the first time in several years, officials said.
UTLA Encourages LAUSD Parents To Demand Pay Raises, Smaller Class SizesMembers 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.
Civic Leader Urges LA School Board To Keep John Deasy As SuperintendentA high-powered Los Angeles attorney and civil leader has urged the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Board of Education to keep embattled Superintendent John Deasy on the job.
LA Unified’s Teachers Union Accuses Superintendent Of Retaliating Against Instructors Who Speak OutA dozen Los Angeles Unified School District teachers claim they lost their jobs or were forced to change schools after speaking out about problems on campus.
LAUSD, Teacher's Union Tentatively Agree To Factor Student Test Scores Into Teacher EvaluationsThe L.A. Unified School District and its teachers union announced a tentative agreement Friday to begin using student test scores to evaluate instructors.
Arbitrator Rules LAUSD Can Order 5 Furlough DaysAn arbitrator has ruled in favor of the Los Angeles Unified School District's request that teachers take five furlough days this academic year to save $75 million in payroll costs.
Teacher's Union, LAUSD Reach Tenative Agreement The Los Angeles Unified School District announced Friday that it has reached a tentative agreement with United Teachers Los Angeles and will save about 3,400 jobs and maintain class sizes in elementary schools at their current levels.
Appeals Court Clears Way For LAUSD Teacher LayoffsA state appeals court has refused to delay a settlement that would protect 45 of the lowest performing schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District from layoffs.
Time Warner Says Most Customers Are Back OnlineTime Warner Cable says most of its customers are back online after an outage that affected Internet service in Southern California.
LA Teachers Union Opposes Layoff Agreement The Los Angeles Unified School District's teacher union says a proposed agreement that would change how teachers are laid off in the nation's second-largest school district is the wrong solution for schools.