iOS app Android app

Los Angeles Fund for Public Education

Who Are the Billionaires Trying to Defeat Steve Zimmer?

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.03.2013 | Los Angeles
Peter Dreier

The race for LA's District 4 seat is ground zero in this battle over the corporate take-over of public education. The outcome of Tuesday's election has national implications in terms of the billionaires' battle to reconstruct public education in the corporate mold.

'Creativity Is The Engine'

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 03.11.2013 | Los Angeles

Kicking off the second stage of a program designed to promote the arts in Los Angeles schools, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa joined with school officials...

A 'Robin Hood' For Los Angeles Public Schools

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — The incoming superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District said Thursday he is forming a new foundation to at...