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
Vladovic Investigation Concluded; Board Members are Briefed*
LA Unified’s chief lawyer said today the investigation into harassment charges against School Board President Richard Vladovic was complete, and board members were briefed on its findings. “We have concluded the investigation, which was conducted by an outside firm. We are in the process of providing individual board members with the findings of that investigation,” LAUSD General...
By Hillel Aron | September 24, 2013 4:03 pm
Harassment Allegations Could Hurt Vladovic’s Chances
Today’s blockbuster LA Daily News story about accusations of harassment against School Board member Dr. Richard Vladovic sent shockwaves through LAUSD’s massive headquarters on Beaudry. However, most of those contacted by LA School Report either didn’t know or weren’t willing to provide any details about the allegations or their possible impact on Vladovic’s chances of becoming the...
By Hillel Aron | June 27, 2013 3:28 pm