LA County Supervisor Pushes To Vaccinate Teachers EarlyTeachers are in Phase 1B of the vaccine distribution plan, which includes essential workers such as police officers, firefighters, corrections officers, transportation workers and farm workers.
COVID-19 Creating Mental Health Crisis For Children, Experts Say"Mental health issues are at a crisis level, and they already were at a crisis level."
Many Ventura Schools May Be Forced To Delay Reopening Plans If COVID-19 Cases SpikeIf the county falls back into the purple tier of California’s coronavirus recovery roadmap, schools which have not yet resumed in-person instruction will have to postpone plans to do so until the county gets moved back into the red.
LA County Releases Additional Guidelines For Reopening, Reports 35 New COVID-19 DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Thursday issued new guidelines after announcing Wednesday that nail salons, indoor malls, cardrooms and outside playgrounds would be allowed to reopen.
Manhattan Beach Salons, Barbershops Reopen Indoors At 25% Capacity; Schools To Allow Some On-Campus Learning For Specialized ServicesLimited in-door operations of hair salons and barbershops as well as some on-campus operations for schools will resume in Manhattan Beach following Los Angeles County's revised health order.
Newsom Orders All Public, Private Schools In Watch-Listed Counties To Stay ClosedThirty counties remain on the state’s watch list, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.
School District Reopening Guidelines Include Small Classes, Face Masks, Virtual Field Trips, And Half-Empty BusesSchools across the Southland and the rest of California will look different if and when they reopen this fall.
California To Allow Schools, Gyms And Bars Reopen Next WeekCalifornia will allow schools, day camps, bars, gyms, campgrounds and professional sports to begin reopening with modifications starting next Friday.
Parents, Teachers Protest How LAUSD Handled School Closures During Saddle Ridge FireParents and teachers rallied Tuesday outside of a Granada Hills school to protest how Los Angeles Unified School District handled school closures during the devastating Saddle Ridge Fire.
No Need To Be Tardy! California Becomes First State To Mandate Later School Start TimesAlso, advocates for the change in start times showed that students perform better.
LA Kings Partner With Sandy Hook Promise In Campaign To End Violence In Schools
LA State Senator Reintroduces Bill Calling For Later School Start TimesUnder the bill, which was vetoed last year by Gov. Jerry Brown, middle and high school classes would begin no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
LAUSD Board Approves Teacher Contract, Despite Financial Concerns From CountyThe Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education unanimously approved a new labor contract with the teachers' union Tuesday, despite a warning from the county that the agreement "is not sustainable on an ongoing basis."
Thousands Of Teachers March In Downtown Los Angeles As Strike LoomsThousands of teachers who may go on strike against the nation's second-largest school district next month marched and rallied in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.