'It's Not Fair': Local Charter Schools Receive Millions In PPP Loans As Area Districts Struggle To Find Money To Reopen SafelySeveral local private schools also received PPP funding, including some of which charge upwards of $30,000 in tuition.
Goldstein Investigates: Are Public Schools Safer Than Charters During An Earthquake?An investigation by CBSLA's David Goldstein found that because of a loophole in a state law, not all schools may be as safe as they could be.
Eagle Rock Charter School Closes Suddenly Due To Low EnrollmentSurprised and frustrated parents only discovered the closure as they were dropping off their children at school Thursday.
LAUSD Board Could See Major Shakeup With New Charter School MajorityCharter school proponents scored a win with two of their candidates winning seats on the Los Angeles Unified School District board, the nation’s second-largest school district.
LAUSD Board Revokes Charter Status Of 5 SchoolsOnly one charter school was spared from the chopping block.
Charter School Expansion Backers Say Poll Shows 74 Percent Of Voters Support PlanSupporters of a plan to expand the number of charter schools in Los Angeles released poll results Monday they say shows overwhelming public support for such an expansion.
California Charter School Enrollment Soars AgainThe number of California students attending charter schools has risen to more than a half million.
Sherman Oaks Man Accused Of Stealing $750K From OC Charter School DistrictA Sherman Oaks man was charged Tuesday with stealing $750,000 from a charter school district in Orange County, the largest such theft in California history, officials said.
The Latest On LAUSD's School Superintendent Deasy: Will He Stay, Or Will He Go?Deasy says he isn't talking until Tuesday.
A Guide To Orange County Charter SchoolsOrange County has a growing number of charter schools opening every year. This guide comes with timely notes about open house and application dates.
LA Unified Teachers Ratify New Labor Agreement Giving Them More Decision-Making PowerLos Angeles Unified teachers have approved a new labor agreement with the school district that will give teachers wide-ranging decision-making power in running their schools.
LAUSD May Limit Charters From New SchoolsThe Los Angeles Unified School District board is considering a proposal that would curtail the district's landmark program that allows outside groups to run selected new and underperforming schools.
Study: LAUSD Teachers Are Quitting At An Alarming RateA U.C. Berkeley study says teachers at Los Angeles Unified inner-city charter schools are up to three times more likely to quit their jobs than teachers in other districts.
LAUSD Steps Up Oversight Of Stumbling ChartersThe Los Angeles Unified School District has stepped up its oversight of charter schools in the wake of a rash of problems at the publicly funded, independent schools.
Agassi, LA-Based Real Estate Firm Launches Charter School Building FundFormer tennis champion Andre Agassi and a real estate venture capital firm have teamed up to form an investment fund to finance buildings for charter schools.