The L.A. County Office of Education released a 43-page framework that is meant to serve as a guide to 80 districts for reopening schools.
With almost all LA Unified students now connected to online learning, superintendent shares latest details on summer school program.
The summer session will be conducted virtually as LA Unified continues to work to connect all students to online learning.
School districts and the state should think creatively about how to support and engage students going forward.
Superintendent Austin Beutner reiterated Monday that in-person classes won't resume in LA Unified until health officials say it is safe.
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown LA Unified's budget into an uncertain state. Drops in enrollment further hurt the district's finances.
LA Unified has been forced to spend on unexpected costs associated with the pandemic, including providing meals and technology to students.
LA Unified schools is planning to offer virtual summer school to all students to make up for lost learning as the district officially ends in-person instruction for this school year and offers online learning.
Teachers have flexibility under the deal, which outlines how distance learning will continue for the rest of the school year.
L.A. Unified has made progress connecting with high schoolers during school closures but gaps remain for elementary school students.
On any given day, one-third of high schoolers in L.A. Unified have not been participating in online classes during the coronavirus pandemic.
Jackie Goldberg is headed toward reelection to the Los Angeles school board, but two other races likely won't be decided until the fall.
A majority of school board seats in Los Angeles are on the ballot next week in a crucial election for the state’s largest school district.
EdSource asked a cross-section of Los Angeles education leaders to reflect on the consequences of the strike that drew national attention.
L.A. Unified Superintendent Austin Beutner says that the district is spending its reserves and will need additional funds from the state.