Superintendent Austin Beutner says pandemic played a role in his departure.
L.A. Unified Superintendent Austin Beutner announced that he will not seek to renew his contract with the district once it ends in June.
During his tenure, Beutner dealt both with a historic teachers’ strike and a pandemic.
A San Diego County judge has declined to order that two school districts that were sued by a parent group be required to fully reopen by a set date.
Los Angeles Unified, the state's largest district, reopened for in-person learning amid ongoing lawsuits from parents pushing for a full reopening.
A Los Angeles parent group filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Los Angeles Unified calling for a return to full-time, in-person instruction.
L.A. Unified students are a step closer to returning to their classrooms after the district and its teachers union reached a tentative agreement.
A guide to California's English Learner Roadmap, which provides guidance on how to be responsive to the needs of English learner students by giving meaningful and accessible instruction, aligning goals across education systems, and more.
The teachers union wants most California schools to remain closed for 100 days while the state comes up with a plan to slow the spread of the virus and vaccinate school staff.
A new plan, which begins next month, to vaccinate California residents more quickly could help teachers get their shots sooner.
The districts, which include Los Angeles and San Diego, say they’d get no funding for high rates of Covid they can’t control and want the state to cover the full costs of testing.
In response to declining immunization rates, school districts are increasing their outreach to parents and offering free clinics.
As California faces another coronavirus surge, scientists and museum guides are taking to Zoom to meet students at home.
The next school board will be seated in December and likely have one new face: Tanya Ortiz Franklin, a former teacher.
Charter schools and district leaders in Los Angeles are at odds over a law giving districts more authority to reject charter schools.