California’s largest school district published academic growth data, which measure how students improve from year to year.
The district is suspending implementation of the School Performance Framework but plans to use some of its elements.
Los Angeles, home to more immigrants than any region in California, could become the state’s second city to let non-citizen parents vote.
Failure of leadership in some districts with the most charter schools is a key factor in charter debates, says former superintendent.
In major setback for efforts to salvage LA Unified's finances, Measure EE fails to get even half of voters' support, falling far short of the two-thirds threshold needed for victory.
Only about 1 in 8 districts in California have ever passed a parcel tax. Most of those districts don't have much in common with LAUSD.
Swearing-in ceremony to a seat on the Los Angeles school board becomes opportunity for Jackie Goldberg to urge support for parcel tax.
L.A. Unified's school board and UTLA have ratified a contract, but L.A. County Superintendent Debra Duardo is skeptical the district can pay for its promises, and the Legislature may not agree to a charter school moratorium.
The rising costs of health care and pensions stand in the way of meeting the promise of the funding formula, says the United Way of Greater Los Angeles.