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Lausd Budget Cuts

Those Greedy Prius-Driving, Coupon-Clipping Teachers!

David Lyell | Posted 04.20.2014 | Los Angeles
David Lyell

Talk to any LAUSD teacher and they will tell you they clearly want a fair, living wage and that a raise is long overdue. In fact, in my conversations with fellow teachers and health and human services professionals, I have yet to meet anyone who thinks a raise isn't long overdue.

Inexperienced Teachers In L.A. More Likely To Be Assigned To Students Behind In Math

Posted 11.19.2012 | Education

Inexperienced teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District are more likely to be assigned to students who on average are six months behind thei...

Consequences Dire For LAUSD If Prop 30 Fails

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

Second-graders would miss lessons on prefixes and suffixes. U.S. history students would gloss over the civil rights movement. Parents would have to ...

Would YOU Pay $300 To Save LA Schools?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 03.14.2012 | Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Board of Education approved a worst-case-scenario budget-balancing plan Tuesday that would close all adult schools and cut hundreds of...

WATCH: John Deasy Calls Out LA Media For 'Levitated Mass' Madness

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 03.14.2012 | Los Angeles

Hours before a potentially contentious school board meeting, Los Angeles Unified Superintendent John Deasy chastised the Los Angeles media for their m...

Cuts to Arts Education Would Shortchange Our Children

Robin Bronk | Posted 05.13.2012 | Los Angeles
Robin Bronk

That leaders are seriously considering devastating cuts to elementary arts education programs in L.A., arguably the American city where the positive economic impact of the arts is most apparent, ought to be a wake-up call to all of us.

Star-Crossed LAUSD Board Meeting

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.15.2012 | Los Angeles

It turns out that three minutes with a rock star is enough to make the Los Angeles Unified School District forget its troubles -- and delay massive bu...

Parents And Teachers Rally To Protest School Budget Cuts

Studio City, CA Patch | Mike Szymanski | Email the Author | 10:28am | Posted 07.24.2011 | Los Angeles

More than 100 parents and teachers invaded the busiest intersection in Studio City, at Ventura and Laurel Canyon boulevards, Tuesday morning to protes...

Highschool Students Stage Walkout To Protest LAUSD Cuts

2011-03-27-Screenshot20110327at9.11.56AM.jpeg | KTLA News | Posted 07.10.2011 | Los Angeles

HUNTINGTON PARK (KTLA) -- Hundreds of students walked out of class Tuesday to protest the budget cuts and layoffs proposed by the Los Angeles Unified ...