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Pasadena Star-News
LAUSD teacher charged with bringing cellphones, heroin to death row inmate from CarsonLt. Samuel Robinson. Nichols could not be reached for comment. The prison desc
LAUSD teacher charged with bringing cellphones, heroin to death row inmate from Carson
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
Lt. Samuel Robinson. Nichols could not be reached for comment. The prison described her as an “assistant teacher” in the LAUSD. Millsap was found guilty of the November 1995 robbery-murder of armored car guard Fernando Herrera at Queen City Bank... Read more
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Orange County Register
Return schools to a post-Labor Day startto global warming, what with all the extra electricity being burned to power th
Return schools to a post-Labor Day start
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
to global warming, what with all the extra electricity being burned to power the AC. One parent in a petition to the LAUSD last year just came right out and said it: “Kids from all over the world use our beaches as their August playground.... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA County Students Show Slight Improvement in Test Scoresdown from 26 percent last year, while 36 percent failed to meet it, down from 4
LA County Students Show Slight Improvement in Test Scores
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
down from 26 percent last year, while 36 percent failed to meet it, down from 41 percent last year. In math, 11 percent of LAUSD students exceeded the state standard, while 17 percent met it, 28 percent nearly met it and 43 percent failed to meet... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA County Shows Slight Improvement in English, Math Testingdown from 26 percent last year, while 36 percent failed to meet it, down from 4
LA County Shows Slight Improvement in English, Math Testing
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
down from 26 percent last year, while 36 percent failed to meet it, down from 41 percent last year. In math, 11 percent of LAUSD students exceeded the state standard, while 17 percent met it, 28 percent nearly met it and 43 percent failed to meet... Read more
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Zero Hedge
California Supreme Court Decides "Grossly Ineffective" Teachers Should Keep Their Jobsdistrict spent in an attempt to dismiss teachers for poor performance. The laws
California Supreme Court Decides "Grossly Ineffective" Teachers Should Keep Their Jobs
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
district spent in an attempt to dismiss teachers for poor performance. The lawsuit points out that in the past decade the LAUSD spent $3.5mm in an attempt to dismiss just 7 teachers for poor performance ($500,000 per teacher). Legal proceedings... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Lawyer Calls on AG to Investigate LAUSD Sex Casein their field. We remain open to reaching a reasonable settlement with the stu
Lawyer Calls on AG to Investigate LAUSD Sex Case
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
in their field. We remain open to reaching a reasonable settlement with the student." The girl's family is suing the LAUSD, claiming they were negligent in keeping the child safe. She is now 16 years old and moved to another scho... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
El Camino Real Charter School Could Be Forced To Closeaccounting principles and engagement in fiscal mismanagement, violations of law
El Camino Real Charter School Could Be Forced To Close
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 11 days ago
accounting principles and engagement in fiscal mismanagement, violations of law and breach of its charter,” according to LAUSD board documents cited by the Los Angeles Daily News. District officials say that if the notice is issued, El Camino... Read more
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Op-Ed News
ATTORNEY KATHLEEN CARROLL'S 6 YEAR LITIGATION AND VICTORY GIVES INSIGHT INTO RAFE ESQUITH'S CASE AGAINST LAUSD - Perdailwas a whistleblower against CTC nepotism and endemic corruption, and her experi
ATTORNEY KATHLEEN CARROLL'S 6 YEAR LITIGATION AND VICTORY GIVES INSIGHT INTO RAFE ESQUITH'S CASE AGAINST LAUSD - Perdail
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
was a whistleblower against CTC nepotism and endemic corruption, and her experience has all the same elements of targeted LAUSD teacher Rafe Esquith's case under similar circumstance. Worth noting is the fact that not only has Carroll been awarded... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
LAUSD Students Head Back to Class, Must Be Vaccinated to Attend School, District SaysTuesday as summer vacation officially came to an end. A welcome back to school
LAUSD Students Head Back to Class, Must Be Vaccinated to Attend School, District Says
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
Tuesday as summer vacation officially came to an end. A welcome back to school sign greeted returning students outside an LAUSD school. (Credit: KTLA) As with the rest of California, LAUSD's year began with a change in vaccination policy, as... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Half-Million LAUSD Students Return to Schoolstate law that took effect in January eliminated the so-called personal-belief
Half-Million LAUSD Students Return to School
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
state law that took effect in January eliminated the so-called personal-belief exemption to the vaccination requirement, so LAUSD students will have to show proof of immunizations against such diseases as polio, measles, chickenpox, diphtheria,... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
California's First All-Girls School in 20 Yearspermits single-sex schooling as long as "all students have access to equitable
California's First All-Girls School in 20 Years
NBC Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
permits single-sex schooling as long as "all students have access to equitable opportunities," according to KPCC, and LAUSD plans to open an all-boys school in 2017. GALA's founding principle, Liz Hicks, said she hopes something is passed... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
California's First All-Girls School in 20 Yearspermits single-sex schooling as long as "all students have access to equitable
California's First All-Girls School in 20 Years
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
permits single-sex schooling as long as "all students have access to equitable opportunities," according to KPCC, and LAUSD plans to open an all-boys school in 2017. GALA's founding principle, Liz Hicks, said she hopes something is passed... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
LAUSD’s first all-girls school opens in Mid CityThe LAUSD’s Girls Academic Leadership Academy is located on the campus of Los A
LAUSD’s first all-girls school opens in Mid City
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
The LAUSD’s Girls Academic Leadership Academy is located on the campus of Los Angeles High School in the Mid City area. (Google Maps) LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District held an opening ceremony today for its first single-gender... Read more
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Op-Ed News
LAUSD's False Overpayment Litigation Against Teachers/ What They Can DO! by Lenny Isenbergto defend themselves without having to engage an expensive attorney, which they
LAUSD's False Overpayment Litigation Against Teachers/ What They Can DO! by Lenny Isenberg
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
to defend themselves without having to engage an expensive attorney, which they have been in no position to do. Until now, LAUSD has coerced most into paying. We are constantly responding to the latest outrage put out there by the establishment.... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
LAUSD May Be Forced To Redirect Hundreds Of Millionsto teach, the Los Angeles Times reported. On Friday, state education officials
LAUSD May Be Forced To Redirect Hundreds Of Millions
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 21 days ago
to teach, the Los Angeles Times reported. On Friday, state education officials upheld the original decision, saying “LAUSD must revise its calculation” of how it accounted for $450 million in spending. The Community Coalition of South Los... Read more
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Op-Ed News
-Adelante?favorite slogans is "100% graduation", which at first glance seems like an admi
-Adelante?
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
favorite slogans is "100% graduation", which at first glance seems like an admirable aspiration for the students of the LAUSD. However, this goal does not hold up to scrutiny when one remembers that the mission of the district is to provide an... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Hands Out Nearly $2.4 Million in GrantsGlobalGirl Media - $10,000 · Inner-City Arts (Downtown LA) - $30,000 · Inner
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Hands Out Nearly $2.4 Million in Grants
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
GlobalGirl Media - $10,000 · Inner-City Arts (Downtown LA) - $30,000 · Inner City Filmmakers (Santa Monica) - $30,000 · LAUSD/USC Arts & Engineering Magnet - $25,000 · Los Angeles County High School for the Arts - $25,000 · The Music Center -... Read more
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Variety
HFPA Grants Write a Better Future for Studentsis one organization that puts their money where their mouth is.” A smaller, ye
HFPA Grants Write a Better Future for Students
Variety / Posted 26 days ago
is one organization that puts their money where their mouth is.” A smaller, yet, still effective grant of $25,000 went to LAUSD/USC Media Arts & Engineering Magnet School to purchase cameras, light kits, and audio gear for the institution’s... Read more
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Variety
Corporate Citizenship Programs Seize the Chance to Give Backglobally in Project Impact. * Over 200 people volunteered with Angel Food Proj
Corporate Citizenship Programs Seize the Chance to Give Back
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
globally in Project Impact. * Over 200 people volunteered with Angel Food Project and New York Common Pantry. * UTA/LAUSD University High mentoring partnership worked with 15-20 mentees. UTA Foundation has partnered with Angel Food Project,... Read more
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CBS News
"After School Satan" program aims for elementary kidsTemple has been inundated with emails from potential volunteers looking to help
"After School Satan" program aims for elementary kids
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
Temple has been inundated with emails from potential volunteers looking to help establish After School Satan clubs. LAUSD spokeswoman Ellen Morgan said the school district has not been approached by the Satanic Temple about an after-school... Read more
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