LA charter schools risk denials by LAUSD rather than accept ‘bureaucratic demands’
*UPDATED An unprecedented number of charter school petitions could be denied next week because Los Angeles charter leaders are standing up against district policies they say require increasing amounts of time and money to satisfy and take away resources from the classroom. While the district says the policies are needed to hold charter schools accountable, a...
By Mike Szymanski and Sarah Favot | November 2, 2017
Las Vegas shooter attended LAUSD, several educators among the victims
* UPDATED The man authorities say is responsible for the worst mass shooting in recent history attended two LA Unified schools. His victims include at least six educators, including some from the Los Angeles area. Stephen Paddock, 64, who police say killed at least 59 people and injured more than 500 others on Sunday when he attacked...
By Mike Szymanski and Sarah Favot | October 3, 2017