7 from LA Unified among 16 honored as LA County Teachers of the Year
A record seven LA Unified educators were among 16 who have been named Los Angeles County Teachers of the Year. They are now in the running for the California Teacher of the Year award. The state winner moves up to the national competition, which will be held next spring. “I am so proud of our...
By LA School Report | September 21, 2015
UTLA to ‘pack the board’ meeting, early ed in the spotlight
The LA teachers union, UTLA, has had a busy, visible 2014-15 school year, staging numerous rallies, boycotts and strike threats on the way to securing a new three-year contract and 10.4 percent raise. But before the school year is out — or technically, just after, as the last day of class for LA Unifed is...
By Craig Clough | May 28, 2015
LA Unified sets record with 5 county ‘Teachers of the Year’
A record five LA Unified teachers have been named Los Angeles County Teachers of the Year for 2014-15. The honorees are among 16 teachers in the county to receive the award, and they are all now in the running for the California Teacher of the Year award, according to a district press release. “These teachers...
By Craig Clough | September 22, 2014
LA Unified Honors 22 as district Teachers of the Year
Los Angeles Unified has named 22 educators as a Teacher of the Year for 2013-2014, and they will be honored at an event in September. Here’s the list: Angeles Cajayon, Bryson Avenue Magnet Elementary School, a second-grade teacher there for 12 years. Maricar J. Fortuno Catalán, Dr. Julian Nava Learning Academy – Business and Technology, is...
By LA School Report | May 28, 2014