The office would answer to the seven-member school board.
The goal is "replicating schools that are working well," director says.
If the goal is reached, it would almost double the number of students now attending charters.
Los Angeles Unified deficit could reach $600 million by 2019-2020.
Quality ratings vary widely from county to county.
They urge the state to increase its investment in early childhood education programs.
About 2.6 percent of the state's superintendents are African-American.
The auditor will examine teacher discipline practices in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
School districts ask adults to model calm behavior.
Students alleged they were placed in classes where they received no instruction.
An estimated 40,000 students statewide are eligible.