More than 50,000 U.S.-born students in California have Salvadoran parents who had temporary protected status.
The new center will create educator networks statewide to improve student performance.
Majority of superintendents in the state's largest 30 districts had strong ties to their districts when they were selected.
Associate Superintendent Vivian Ekchian will remain at the helm of the nation's second largest school district as acting superintendent.
An arts charter that adds science, technology, math and engineering finds a winning combination.
The agreement paved the way for the district's approval of 15 charter school renewals.
But district's decentralized operations may help it weather turmoil in district headquarters for now
Ref Rodriguez pleaded not guilty to felony charges related to his 2015 campaign.
District does not disclose details of Michelle King's health and how long she will be out
The new president is one of four board members backed by charter school advocates.
Refugio “Ref” Rodriguez will remain on the board until the case is resolved.
Santa Anna is the latest of four California projects selected as part of the XQ 'reimagine high school' challenge, which will present a live television broadcast Friday night.
Latest version would exempt it from most state education laws.
Rodriguez says Los Angeles should shut down poor-performing charters while successful ones can share their practices with the rest of the district.
New board president hopes to unite those backed by charters and unions.