UTLA, LAUSD Reach Tentative Agreement For Full Return To Campus In FallUnited Teachers Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Unified School District Thursday reached a tentative agreement for a return to campus for the 2021-22 school year.
LAUSD Says Getting Teachers Vaccinated Is Key To Schools ReopeningLAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner has set a target date of April 9 to reopen all elementary schools on the condition that 25,000 staffers are fully vaccinated.
LA Councilman Joe Buscaino Announces Plan To Sue LAUSD To Reopen SchoolsLos Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino announced Thursday that he would be asking the city to go to court to force the Los Angeles Unified School District to reopen campuses.
'It Just Doesn't Make Any Sense': Teachers Question Safety Of Returning To Campus Before Being VaccinatedAs the debate over whether to send children back into the classroom continues, teachers Thursday voiced their concerns about the safety of returning to in-person learning.
OC Students Stage Virtual Strike In Support Of Teachers Who Do Not Feel Safe Returning To CampusThe option of remote teaching is no longer being offered by the district, which has prompted a group of students to organize a virtual strike in support of their teachers who have been forced to use their sick time or take a leave of absence if they do not feel safe returning to campus.
Waiver Program Would Allow LA County Schools To Reopen To Students For Fall SemesterFerrer also announced a new $15 million fund to provide childcare vouchers for essential workers and low-income families.
'Some People Will Think That I'm Crazy': Parents Move Out Of State, Change Schools To Get Kids Back Into Classrooms For FallLAUSD has not yet released any information on childcare for working families this upcoming school year, but Superintendent Austin Beutner has said it was going to be part of the district's plans.