Unions slam LAUSD for ‘English only’ rule for cafeteria workers
Two unions that represent teachers and support staff at LA Unified schools are calling on the district to rescind its “English only” rule that was issued earlier this month to cafeteria workers at Harvard Elementary, saying the rule sends the wrong message to students and parents, An “English only” sign was posted in the cafeteria of the...
By Craig Clough | October 30, 2014
School cafeteria workers told ‘English only’ when handling food
* UPDATED A controversy is brewing at Harvard Elementary School where LA Unified cafeteria workers say they feel discriminated against after being instructed to speak only English during working hours. According to employees at the Koreatown school, an “English only” sign was posted in the cafeteria last week, reminding employees that they could be dismissed for...
By Vanessa Romo | October 20, 2014