‘Ed Talk with Dr. Bob Bravo’ explores innovative teaching at LAUSD
With 154 schools under his supervision, Robert Bravo can never be in as many places as he wants or talk to as many educators as he’d like. But every Thursday, Bravo reaches hundreds of teachers and principals from around the district, and even some from as far away as Pakistan and Russia, with his weekly...
By Craig Clough | March 30, 2015
Aspen Challenge comes to LAUSD, AALA president retiring
Students from 18 LA Unified schools will be taking part in the third-annual Aspen Challenge on Saturday at the César E. Chávez Learning Academies in San Fernando. Launched by the Aspen Institute and the Bezos Family Foundation,the Aspen Challenge provides a forum for high school students and teachers to take on some of the world’s most pressing...
By Craig Clough | January 22, 2015
5 LAUSD teachers win scholarship, students raise 15K for toy drive
Five LA Unified teachers have been selected to receive a Raytheon-Engineering is Elementary teacher scholarship for 2014-2015. The scholarships will help the educators implement Engineering is Elementary STEM curriculum from the Boston Museum of Science in their classrooms. The award covers tuition and travel to attend a professional development workshop in Boston and has a value of...
By Craig Clough | December 18, 2014