Kate Sequeira is EdSource’s journalism resident based in Los Angeles. She previously worked as a general assignment reporter and web/social media producer at inewsource, an investigative nonprofit in San Diego. She also served as a production specialist at the Los Angeles Times with the company’s childhood literacy initiative Reading by 9 and youth voices platform High School Insider. Kate graduated from the University of Southern California with bachelor’s degrees in journalism and contemporary Latino and Latin American studies.
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The Roybal Film and Television Production magnet was launched in August with Hollywood industry support to give diverse students hands-on experience.
February 8, 2023
District touts academic benefits, although some schools say not enough students showed up.
December 19, 2022
So far only a small portion of students have signed up for the optional classes aiming to reverse learning loss.
December 15, 2022
New rule against camps adjacent to schools is controversial and unevenly enforced.
December 1, 2022
The push to address chronic absenteeism comes as the district hones in on its focus to close learning gaps.
September 26, 2022
Los Angeles Unified's school board members currently earn $125,000 — more than five times the education code cap.
August 30, 2022
After years of dealing with Covid precautions and testing, LAUSD concentrates on catch-up.
August 24, 2022
The teachers union finds it 'improbable' that LAUSD was able to fill about 700 vacancies in the last week.
August 12, 2022
A group of museums, aquariums and STEM organizations from across Los Angeles County have officially established themselves as the LA STEM Collective as they aim to provide enrichment to students.
July 1, 2022
Families object to schools offering different tutoring options for students in Los Angeles Unified.
June 23, 2022
Superintendent Alberto Carvalho's plan, which aims to create a foundation for student success, will shape district priorities for the next four years.
June 22, 2022
District officials provided a snapshot of new investments for the proposed $18.5 billion budget.
June 15, 2022
LAUSD superintendent Alberto Carvalho has nearly 80,000 followers on Twitter, his go-to platform, where he shares plans for district success and interacts with parents and community groups.