Voters will go to the polls on Tuesday to cast ballots for three seats on the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos backtracks again on comments about historically black universities that stirred controversy.
Many district officials are encouraging teachers to engage students in discussion.
Districts are worried the governor will slow down distribution of Proposition 51's matching funds.
By approving local bonds, districts will be eligible for matching money from $9 billion state bond under Prop 51.
the California Teachers Association this weekend mobilized supporters to boost voter turnout on behalf of two ballot measures -- Propositions 55 and 58 -- that will have a direct bearing on schools and community colleges.