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How LAUSD Superintendent Smashed The 'Culture Of Silence'

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 09.06.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Faced with a shocking case of a teacher accused of playing classroom sex games with children for years, Los Angeles schools Superi...

The Highs & Lows Of John Deasy's First Year

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 04.04.2012 | Los Angeles

Soon after signing on to be the superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, John Deasy warned The Huffington Post that he wouldn't put ...

Paid $40,000 By LAUSD To Resign

AP | Posted 04.11.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The decision to pay $40,000 to a former third-grade teacher who has been charged with committing lewd acts on students was the most imm...

Schools Tackle Teen Dating Violence After Tragic Stabbing

Posted 12.12.2011 | Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Unified School District is reevaluating teen dating violence prevention in the wake of the tragic death of South East High student Cin...

Sasha Bronner

Why LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy Wakes Up At 2:45AM | Sasha Bronner | Posted 11.21.2011 | Los Angeles

LAUSD superintendent Dr. John Deasy does not believe in wasting time. He talks fast, sleeps little–-four hours a night-–and is in the news often f...

Hail to the Incoming Superintendent

Larry Strauss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Larry Strauss

The new super, John Deasy, calls himself a reformer, which these days means he wants to re-form student test scores into teacher evaluation scores.

LAUSD Chief Announces Resignation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LAUSD Superintendent Ramon Cortines has announced his intention to retire his post by next Spring. The LA Times reports: The future of Cortines, who t...