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  • Charter schools break law by making parents volunteer, report says

    Scores of California charter schools require parents to volunteer as a condition for their child’s enrollment in violation of state law, according to a report by a civil rights organization. Public Advocates, a California nonprofit law firm and...
  • L.A. Unified discusses possible settlement in Miramonte case

    L.A. Unified discusses possible settlement in Miramonte case
    The Los Angeles Board of Education discussed a possible settlement offer Tuesday involving a former Miramonte Elementary School teacher accused of feeding semen to his students in what became the largest and costliest child abuse case in the school...
  • Oversight of student records program 'grossly inadequate,' audit finds

    Oversight of student records program 'grossly inadequate,' audit finds
    An investigation into the rollout of a new online student records system by the Los Angeles Unified School District found that management of the project was "grossly inadequate." The system, known as My Integrated Student Information System, or MISIS,...
  • L.A. Unified fires lawyer who said girl could consent to sex with teacher

    L.A. Unified fires lawyer who said girl could consent to sex with teacher
    The L.A. Unified School District has severed ties with an outside attorney over comments he made on a radio broadcast saying that it was a more dangerous decision for a 14-year-old to cross the street in traffic than to have sex with a teacher,...
  • Memo to LAUSD: A 14-year-old can't consent to sex

    To the editor: Shame on the Los Angeles Unified School District for arguing that a 14-year-old student was mature enough to consent to sex with her teacher. As argued by an attorney quoted in the article, this is what one would expect from pedophile...
  • L.A. Unified fires attorney who argued student could consent to sex

    The L.A. Unified School District has severed ties with an outside attorney for his comments on a radio station broadcast that it was a more dangerous decision for a 14-year-old to cross a street in traffic than to have sex with her middle-school teacher,...
  • When can a 14-year-old meaningfully consent to sex? Never, L.A. Unified.

    When can a 14-year-old meaningfully consent to sex? Never, L.A. Unified.
    Perhaps the victim in the sexual-abuse lawsuit against Los Angeles Unified School District had experienced too much about sex by the time she turned 14. Maybe she went along with sexual contact with a teacher willingly, or even eagerly. It doesn’t...
  • L.A. Unified says girl, 14, could consent to sex with teacher

    L.A. Unified officials are coming under fire for allowing their attorneys to argue that a 14-year-old student was mature enough to consent to sex with her middle school math teacher. The arguments were made in a civil case that was filed last year by...
  • L.A. Unified schools chief to restore parent power to overhaul failing schools

    L.A. Unified schools chief to restore parent power to overhaul failing schools
    Los Angeles Unified Supt. Ramon Cortines said Tuesday that he will allow parents to petition for sweeping changes in their failing schools, reversing the district’s previous position that it was not subject this year to the "parent trigger" law...
  • L.A. school district reports more problems with student records

    L.A. school district reports more problems with student records
    The Los Angeles Unified School District suffered through another rough week with its new and malfunctioning student records system. Outages resulted in teachers not being able to use the system during portions of the workweek. One of these down...
  • Baby rattlesnakes found at Van Nuys elementary school

    Baby rattlesnakes found at Van Nuys elementary school
    The discovery of three baby rattlesnakes at a Van Nuys elementary school has resulted in a cleanup effort. Two of the 10-inch rattlesnakes were found in recent weeks near a classroom at Valerio Street Elementary School, prompting a series of letters and...