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David Holmquist, Los Angeles Unified School District general counsel, comments on a multimillion-dollar settlement of 58 teacher lewd acts claims in Los Angeles Tuesday, March 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Suspended LAUSD teachers no longer report to ‘Teacher Jail’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Starting today, Los Angeles Unified School District teachers suspended amid misconduct investigations will be allowed to remain at home rather than report during the workday to district offices known within the […]

05/27/2014

Los Angeles Unified School District

Proposal would provide more resources to troubled LA schools

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified School District has tentatively agreed to provide millions of dollars in resources to 37 under-performing schools to settle a lawsuit brought by the teachers union. Representatives for […]

04/09/2014

LAUSD board seat goes to Ratliff

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An educator/attorney narrowly defeated a former assistant to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to win a seat on the Los Angeles Unified School District board, according to unofficial election results released today. With […]

05/22/2013

1 of nation’s oldest teachers retires in LA at 94

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of the oldest fulltime schoolteachers in the nation has retired at the age of 94. Rose Gilbert has been educating kids in Los Angeles for the past 63 years.

03/01/2013

Teacher

LA teachers agree to new evaluation process

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District have agreed on a new system to evaluate their performance.

01/21/2013

LA Unified, union OK test scores to judge teachers

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified School District has reached an agreement with its teachers union over using state standardized test scores to evaluate teachers. The district said Friday the tentative agreement […]

11/30/2012

LA Unified nixes furloughs to restore school year

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified board of education has rescinded 10 furlough days to restore the district’s full 180-day academic year. The board unanimously approved Superintendent John Deasy’s request at its meeting […]

11/13/2012

LA school board to mull holding full academic year

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified schools superintendent plans to ask the board of education to rescind 10 furlough days and restore the district’s 180-day academic year. The school board is set to […]

11/12/2012

Teachers union nixes LA Unified's $43M grant bid

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified teachers union has refused to sign the district’s application for a $43.3 million federal grant, scuttling the bid for the extra money. The Los Angeles Times reported […]

10/30/2012

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