OC School Administrator Shares Grandmother's Story In Honor Of API MonthIn the spirit of Asian-Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, an Orange County man is sharing his family's triumph over a dark chapter in American history, the internment of Japanese Americans.
Superintendent Earns $1M Insurance Policy On School District's Tab In Addition To Inflated SalaryA local school district is facing scrutiny once more after the board had paid for a whole-life insurance policy on its now-suspended superintendent, whose lavish salary was already inflated.
U.S. Education Secretary In LA To Highlight 'Excellence In Education' The nation's top education official was in the Southland Wednesday as part of a White House schools initiative.
LA Schools Chief John Deasy Gets Contract Extension To 2016The Los Angeles Unified School District's board moved to extend Superintendent John Deasy's contract to 2016 Tuesday, despite earlier rumors that he would resign.
LAUSD School Superintendent Deasy Reportedly Will Resign In FebruaryLos Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy plans to resign in February, the Los Angeles Times reported Thursday.
Rialto School Superintendent Caught Up In Alleged Embezzler's Web?Parents in Rialto want to know how a former accountant could have stolen up to $3 million from the school system.
Superintendent Outraged After Charter School Test Mocks Public High SchoolA teacher at a local charter school is out of the classroom after writing a multiple choice question on a history exam that mocked the neighboring public high school.
Deputy LAUSD Superintendent In Charge Of iPad Rollout To ResignA high-ranking official with the Los Angeles Unified School District will resign at the end of the year, district officials confirmed Friday.
Deasy: LAUSD Should Lead State, Nation In Teacher AssessmentsWith the start of a new school year less than a week away, the head of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) says it's time for the district to lead.
Report: LAUSD Officials Suspended Over 'Personnel Matter'A San Fernando Valley local superintendent and three additional LAUSD officials were removed from the current positions amid an internal investigation, according to a report Thursday.
LAUSD Faces Criticism For Plan To Buy iPads For 600,000 StudentsLAUSD Board President Monica Garcia says the purchase of an estimated 600,000 tablet computers is critical to 'closing the digital divide'.
Attorney: 'Criminal Culpability' Needed To Fix LAUSD Abuse ScandalAn attorney representing alleged child sex abuse victims from Miramonte Elementary School called for a more thorough audit of the Los Angeles Unified School District on Friday.
$40M 'Race To The Top' Over For LAUSD The Los Angeles Unified School District was unable to continue its pursuit of $40 million in federal funding Tuesday after a failure to reach an agreement with the teachers' union.
LA Unified Board Extends Superintendent’s ContractThe Los Angeles Unified School District board has extended Superintendent John Deasy's two-year contract by a year.
LAUSD Seeks Arts Revival Ahead Of More Budget CutsThe district faces a "substantially shorter school year" along with cuts to transportation, magnet schools, and honors classes if voters reject proposed tax hikes next month.