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 4:48 pm
Vladovic Apologizes, Escapes Further Board Action — For Now
After a tense, four-hour closed meeting with his LA Unified Board colleagues, President Richard Vladovic opened a brief public session admitting that he had violated the district’s code of conduct and apologizing to employees he may have harmed. “I did get upset at people,” he said. “I did tell them things I shouldn’t have told...
By Hillel Aron | October 8, 2013 7:32 pm
Board to Review Vladovic Charges in Closed Session
The LA Unified board is expected to review findings of an investigation into harassment charges against Board President Richard Vladovic when it meets today in closed session, according to people familiar with the meeting agenda. The agenda makes no explicit mention of the investigation, which was concluded two weeks ago. While board members were individually briefed on the case...
By Hillel Aron | October 8, 2013 8:25 am