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
LA Teachers Union Votes To Reject State's Plan To Return To In-Person LearningTeachers say they are prepared to strike if the Los Angeles Unified school district tries to force a return to the classroom next month.
Teachers Union, LAUSD Reach Deal Allowing For In-Person TutoringTeacher participation will be voluntary and instructors will be permitted to refuse to take part.
LAUSD Teachers Face Displacement Due To Pandemic-Related Low EnrollmentAccording to the teacher's union, the district intends to reassign some teachers to schools with higher enrollment. Others will be stuck in limbo.
'It's So Hateful': UTLA In Hot Water After Posting Photo Of Board Member Wearing 'Blue Lives Murder' ShirtThe photo was posted Wednesday, when UTLA encouraged its members to wear Black Lives Matter shirts to support a teacher who received death threats after wearing a shirt that said, "I Can't Breathe."
LAUSD, Teachers Union Reach Tentative Deal On Distance Learning; Parent Groups Raise ConcernsThe deal is pending a vote from the approximately 30,000 UTLA teachers, as well as the LAUSD Board of Education.
LAUSD Teachers Union Rejects Proposal To Teach In Empty ClassroomsThe two sides are meeting daily to determine protocols for how virtual instruction will take place when the fall term begins on Aug. 18.
LAUSD Teachers Union Wants Campuses To Stay Closed This FallBoth the board of directors and the bargaining team for UTLA voted in favor of keeping campuses closed when the fall semester begins and conducting learning entirely online.
Teachers Union Calls For All LAUSD Schools To Be Closed To Fight Coronavirus, Board Calls Emergency MeetingThe union representing Los Angeles Unified school teachers is calling on the district to close schools in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
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."
Charter School Teachers Returning To Classrooms After Reaching Tentative Contract AgreementThe first charter school strike in California is over now that teachers are returning to the classroom after making a tentative agreement with The Accelerated Schools network.