Big news: from LA School Report founder Jamie Alter Lynton
Founder of LA School Report, Jamie Alter Lynton announces a partnership with education news site, The 74 Million
By Jamie Alter Lynton | February 1, 2016
Why we are closing down comments on our site (for now)
Readers of LA School Report may notice that we are no longer providing an option for posting comments, following in the footsteps of other news outlets recently. While our comment section sometimes served as a lively place for informed debate with differing opinions on education issues in Los Angeles, it has increasingly become a repository for...
By Jamie Alter Lynton | April 21, 2015
Final Results: LAUSD School Board Race
By Jamie Alter Lynton | March 4, 2015
Attention readers: site comments are now through social media
Starting today, LA School Report is turning to social media for reader comments. We’re shedding our current model, which required logging into the site. As always, we welcome civil discourse and encourage any and all readers to bring thoughtful points of view to our coverage. At the same time, we ask readers to refrain from...
By Jamie Alter Lynton | December 5, 2014
Tiny LA district is approving charter schools beyond borders
A tiny, rural school district in northern Los Angeles County is under growing scrutiny over its approval of more than 20 new charter schools in the last few years, the majority of them serving students outside of its own district boundaries. At least three are within the Los Angeles Unified School District. The small district,...
By Jamie Alter Lynton | November 4, 2014
Top 5 reasons the school board won’t vote on Deasy
Will the fate of John Deasy, the beleaguered LA Unified school chief who evokes passion among both supporters and critics, come down to a school board vote at his performance review scheduled for later this month? We say unlikely. Here are the top 5 reasons why: FOUR VOTES NEEDED (AND ITS PUBLIC) When the...
By Jamie Alter Lynton | October 8, 2014