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Los Angeles Times
Alex Alpharaoh put his own DACA story onstage, and the audience keeps on growingwill be part of the Encuentro de las Americas Festival in downtown Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 hours ago
will be part of the Encuentro de las Americas Festival in downtown Los Angeles. Plans are also in motion to tour it around Los Angeles Unified School District. We’re not here to steal jobs, take identities and become burdens on the economy.— Alex... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
More Students Graduating From LAUSD Schools, But Not All Are Going to College, Data ShowMore students are graduating from Los Angeles Unified School District schools,
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
More students are graduating from Los Angeles Unified School District schools, but they’re not all going on to college. Some district schools are more successful than others at getting their students to college. According to L.A. Unified data for... Read more
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The Christian Post
LA School District Teaching LGBT-Inclusive Sex Ed Course to Kids as Young as 9at selected schools for children in the fourth through sixth grades this year.
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
at selected schools for children in the fourth through sixth grades this year. The Los Angeles Daily News reports that the Los Angeles Unified School District will begin offering sex education lessons for students as young as 9 years old that will... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
We’ll see whether this cornucopia of legislation makes life betterit was supposed to help. A massive examination by CALmatters.org catalogued its
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 3 days ago
it was supposed to help. A massive examination by CALmatters.org catalogued its shortcomings, and just last week, the huge Los Angeles Unified School District settled a lawsuit alleging that it had misspent its extra money. Given those and... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAUSD President Steps Down Amid Conspiracy Chargescampaign by listing phony donors on a disclosure form, Ref Rodriguez on Tuesday
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
campaign by listing phony donors on a disclosure form, Ref Rodriguez on Tuesday gave up his position as president of the Los Angeles Unified School District board. Rodriguez will remain on the school board, but said he was stepping aside as... Read more
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The Mercury News
LA school distric to try out sex ed classes for fourth-gradersThe Los Angeles Unified School District will test new sex education lessons thi
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
The Los Angeles Unified School District will test new sex education lessons this year for children as young as 9 years old. Nurse and educator Wendy Sellers is the author of “Puberty: The Wonder Years.” (Courtesy photo) “Puberty: The Wonder Years,”... Read more
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Op-Ed News
On Deaf Ears: My Public Comment to the LAUSD Board:::::::: On September 12, 2017, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
:::::::: On September 12, 2017, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) School Board was set to take a vote to approve several charters for five-year renewals, including ICEF Innovation. However, before doing so they needed to hear public... Read more
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Breitbart
LAUSD President Charged with Conspiracy, PerjuryThe president of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and his cousin
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
The president of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and his cousin were each charged with conspiracy and perjury related to alleged improper donations to campaign funds. A news release from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s... Read more
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Op-Ed News
It Is Not Enough to Claim Inclusionthem. Despite the fact that most children on the autism spectrum have difficult
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
them. Despite the fact that most children on the autism spectrum have difficulties establishing social interactions, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) had decided that the chaos of lunch period was an appropriate time to provide a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schoolsLos Angeles schoolsFILE - In this May 15, 2012 file photo, Ritter… AP News | 0
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 days ago
Los Angeles schoolsFILE - In this May 15, 2012 file photo, Ritter… AP News | 09/14/17 12:09 PM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schoolsLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 mil
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's second-largest school system spends money intended for its neediest students, according to a settlement... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schoolsLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 mil
The New Canaan News / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's second-largest school system spends money intended for its neediest students, according to a settlement... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schoolsLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 mil
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's second-largest school system spends money intended for its neediest students, according to a settlement... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schools AP News | 09/14/17 11:09 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Unified Scho
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 days ago
AP News | 09/14/17 11:09 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's second-largest school... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Settlement sends $150M to 50 neediest Los Angeles schoolsLOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 mil
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Unified School District will direct $151 million to 50 schools to settle a lawsuit over how the nation's second-largest school system spends money intended for its neediest students. The funds will be funneled over... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
L.A. school board chair faces money laundering chargesboard campaign — and claimed the money came from more than two dozen donors. R
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
board campaign — and claimed the money came from more than two dozen donors. Refugio "Ref" Rodriguez, president of the Los Angeles Unified School District school board, could spend up to four years and four months in jail if convicted on the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
New lights for football illuminate a more important change at Jordan Highhas gone through dramatic changes with new buildings and new education partners
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
has gone through dramatic changes with new buildings and new education partnerships. Jordan is operated jointly by the Los Angeles Unified School District and the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools. There’s also a Green Dot school on campus,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAUSD President Charged in Campaign Contribution CaseThe president of the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education and
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
The president of the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education and his cousin were charged Wednesday with more than two dozen criminal counts for allegedly reimbursing nearly $25,000 to donors he listed on a campaign finance... Read more
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KTVN Reno
LA school board president accused of campaign violationsLOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors have charged the president of the Los Angeles Un
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors have charged the president of the Los Angeles Unified School District board and a relative with felonies and misdemeanors for alleging reimbursing nearly $25,000 to donors he claimed in a campaign filing form. The... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
LA school board president accused of campaign violationsof campaign violations AP News | 09/13/17 01:09 PM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Prosec
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
of campaign violations AP News | 09/13/17 01:09 PM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Prosecutors have charged the president of the Los Angeles Unified School District board and a relative with felonies and misdemeanors for alleging reimbursing nearly... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil, See No Evil: The Failures of Charter Accountability[emphasis mine] - Jose' Cole-Gutie'rrez As the District slides towards bankru
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
[emphasis mine] - Jose' Cole-Gutie'rrez As the District slides towards bankruptcy due to declining enrollment, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) School Board is set to act on another round of charter renewals and material... Read more
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Fortune
There’s a Simple Way to Get More Money to Hurricane Victimsis a philanthropist. Melanie and her husband Richard have made the largest-ever
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
is a philanthropist. Melanie and her husband Richard have made the largest-ever contribution by private individuals to Los Angeles Unified School District public schools and the largest single donor contribution to a non-teaching/research... Read more
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New Kerala
Hot Wheels Gets Hacked By Microsoft To Teach Students STEMkits have been distributed throughout the U.S. The Hot Wheels team is committed
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
kits have been distributed throughout the U.S. The Hot Wheels team is committed to getting Speedometry kits into all Los Angeles Unified School District schools within the next two-years. The Microsoft Education Workshop's mission is to... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
LA’s iconic Angels Flight railway climbs Bunker Hill once againto pave the streets of Los Angeles. His grandfather, a World War II vet and Nat
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
to pave the streets of Los Angeles. His grandfather, a World War II vet and Native American code talker, worked with the Los Angeles Unified School District and his father worked for the Department of Transportation. Sinohue works in the city’s... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Editorial, Sept. 1, 2017: Remilitarizing police not the way to be tough on crimeit is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
it is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available to school districts — as happened with the Los Angeles Unified School District, which at one point had three of them — or other military equipment to local police might... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial, Sept. 1, 2017: Remilitarizing police not the way to be tough on crimeit is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 23 days ago
it is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available to school districts — as happened with the Los Angeles Unified School District, which at one point had three of them — or other military equipment to local police might... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Editorial Rdpit is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 23 days ago
it is necessary to uphold the rule of law by making grenade launchers available to school districts -- as happened with the Los Angeles Unified School District, which at one point had three of them -- or other military equipment to local police... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Broiling California taxes firefighters, power grids and patienceCollege problems: A study put an exclamation point on something that Los Angele
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
College problems: A study put an exclamation point on something that Los Angeles Unified School District officials already have acknowledged: too few LAUSD graduates — about 1 in 4 — are earning a college degree. Los Angeles Times Lawman killed: A... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
4 reasons why so few LAUSD graduates earn college degreesWhile the Los Angeles Unified School District has been touting a steadily incre
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
While the Los Angeles Unified School District has been touting a steadily increasing high school graduation rate, a new study from UCLA shows that just a fraction of those graduates who continue on to higher education actually earn a college... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Only 25 percent of LAUSD graduates earn college degrees, study findsLOS ANGELES — In what’s being billed as the first extensive effort to track the
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
LOS ANGELES — In what’s being billed as the first extensive effort to track the college success of Los Angeles Unified School District graduates, a study released today found that about 70 percent of LAUSD grads enroll in a two- or four-year college,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Means, Motive, and Opportunity: Forcing a School Board to Actas traditional public schools cannot turn away students." On Tuesday, August 2
Op-Ed News / Posted 26 days ago
as traditional public schools cannot turn away students." On Tuesday, August 23, 2017, I made a third presentation to the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) School Board about the enrollment practices of Granada Hills Charter High School... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Dyslexia, once the reading disability that shall not be named, comes into its own in Californiathe needs of not only our dyslexic students but all struggling readers,” she sa
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
the needs of not only our dyslexic students but all struggling readers,” she said. Some school districts, including the Los Angeles Unified School District, already are moving ahead. In late June, the Los Angeles Unified school board passed a... Read more

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