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LAUSD Fires A Ton Of Teachers

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

The Los Angeles Unified school board has voted to fire 127 educators and accepted the resignations of 110 more since February 2012, when the Miramonte...

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...

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 ...

No More 'Second Chances'?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.13.2012 | Los Angeles

Thousands of students and teachers at the nearly three dozen adult education and occupational centers in Los Angeles could be in for a very bitter Val...

LAUSD Budget Includes Big Layoffs

AP | Posted 08.31.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The sprawling Los Angeles school district, the nation's second-largest, now has a final budget that includes pay cuts and layoffs of ab...

WATCH: Middle Schoolers Protest Budget Cuts With Music Video

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 08.24.2011 | Los Angeles

It's the last day of school for the students of Roy Romer Middle School in North Hollywood, but the kids don't seem as happy as one would expect, repo...

LAUSD's 'Disgraceful,' 'Weird' Interrogation Of School Librarians

latimes.com | Hector Tobar | Posted 07.13.2011 | Los Angeles

In a basement downtown, the librarians are being interrogated. On most days, they work in middle schools and high schools operated by the Los Angel...

Student Walkouts Planned To Protest LAUSD Layoffs

ktla.com | KTLA News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- More than 7,000 Los Angeles Unified School District employees are facing layoffs due to budget cuts, and angry students are plan...

Is This the Teachers Unions Alamo or a Chance for Resurgence?

Robert Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Robert Schwartz

Whether it's under the guise of education reform or an opportunistic power grab, life as union members know it may be changing forever.

LAUSD Announces Potential Layoff Plans

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles school officials unveiled a plan Friday to send preliminary layoff notices to more than 5,000 teachers and other staff members to help clo...

More Than 1,000 L.A. Unified Workers Lose Their Jobs

latimes.com | Rick Rojas, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

More than a thousand Los Angeles Unified School District employees -- including those who staff school offices, run libraries and maintain campuses --...

LAUSD Reforms Seen As Model For Other Districts

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A proposed agreement that would change how teachers are laid off in the nation's second-largest school district is being hailed as...

Los Angeles Schools Rescind 522 Teacher Layoff Notices

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles school board has rescinded 522 layoffs of elementary school teachers, dropping the number of expected layoffs to a...

Divide Between Rich And Poor Schools Widens With Budget Cuts

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — When state budget cuts imperiled city schools, a group of parents fought back by enlisting Hollywood stars to spread a message tar...

LAUSD Officials Expected To Approve Up To 5,200 Layoff Notices

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The board of the Los Angeles Unified School District has voted to send notices of possible layoffs to up to 5,200 teachers and oth...

LAUSD Sued Over Teacher Layoffs

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A civil rights group has sued the Los Angeles Unified School District and the state, claiming thousands of teacher layoffs deprive...