Attention readers: site comments are now through social media
Starting today, LA School Report is turning to social media for reader comments. We’re shedding our current model, which required logging into the site. As always, we welcome civil discourse and encourage any and all readers to bring thoughtful points of view to our coverage. At the same time, we ask readers to refrain from...
By Jamie Alter Lynton | December 5, 2014
More On Math Scores
We got an interesting email in response to our post about LAUSD’s low math scores from a Cochran Middle School math teacher named Rustum Jacob, who offers two additional reasons why scores are as low as they are: more 9th grade students being placed into Geometry, and no real alternatives for 9th graders who aren’t...
By Hillel Aron | September 17, 2012