George Clooney, Eva Longoria Help Launch LAUSD's Entertainment Business Magnet SchoolGeorge Clooney, Eva Longoria, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle, Mindy Kaling are among the actors who will serve as the founding advisory board of the Roybal School of Film and Television production.
LAUSD Partners With Array 101, Founded By Ava Duvernay, To Use Films Like "Selma" In Summer CurriculumThe 2014 Oscar nominated film "Selma," directed by Ava Duvernay, along with it's companion study guide, Array 101, will be used as part of Los Angeles Unified School District's summer curriculum.
United Teachers LA Vote In Favor Of Agreement With LAUSD For Physical Return To 2021-2022 School YearUTLA overwhelmingly votes in favor Thursday on an agreement with LAUSD for the safe return to full-time in-person learning in the 2021-2022 school year.
Dr. Dre Partners With LAUSD To Open New High School In South LAThe school will share the same campus as Audubon Middle School in Leimert Park. It will open in the fall of 2022.
LAUSD Launches Effort To Build Hundreds Of Affordable Housing Units For TeachersThe effort is designed to create 2,000 affordable housing units so that teachers can live in the neighborhoods where they work.
LAUSD To Offer Full, In-Person Learning This FallLAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner announced that full-day, in-person instruction will be offered beginning in the fall for elementary, middle and high school students.
Some Southland Parents And Students Say LAUSD Is Leaving Them Out Of The School Reopening ConversationsConcerned parents from around the southland gathered at Los Angeles Unified School District headquarters downtown on Sunday, claiming they are being left out of the conversation and decision making process in districts fall reopening
LAUSD Launches On-Campus Vaccination Campaign; Partnership With Amazon For Struggling GraduatesThe Los Angeles Unified School District’s latest effort to tackle the impact of the coronavirus pandemic will take place on two fronts – vaccinating students 12 to 15 years old, and helping financially struggling graduates work and attend community college.
LAUSD Says In-Person Graduation Ceremonies Will Take Place In 2021High schools within the Los Angeles Unified School District will be able to have "safe, socially distanced" outdoor graduation ceremonies this year, Superintendent Austin Beutner said Monday.
LAUSD Unveils Its First Electric School Bus On ThursdayLos Angeles Unified School District unveiled its first electric school bus Thursday morning.
LAUSD Staff Scraps Plan To Extend 2021-22 School YearLAUSD officials Monday scrapped a proposal to extend the 2021-22 school year by as much as two weeks, citing a lack of support among teachers, administrators and other stakeholders.
'I Forgot How Much Fun It Was': Students Allowed Back On Playgrounds At LAUSD CampusesA kindergartener in a puffy yellow vest did a happy dance as he and his classmates helped LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner take down the caution tape from around the playground equipment at Kenter Canyon Charter School in Brentwood.
LAUSD Reopens School Playgrounds Next WeekOnly one cohort of students will be allowed on the playground at a time.
'This Is The Time To Transition': LAUSD Supt. Austin Beutner To Step Down When His Contract Ends In JuneLos Angeles Unified School District Supt. Austin Beutner announced Wednesday he will be stepping down from his position when his contract expires on June 30.
LAUSD Denounces Fake Twitter Account Impersonating Superintendent Austin BeutnerAmong other things, the account uses inappropriate language to talk about sending children to student jail, and discusses parents who disagree with his policies.