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  • Charter school moving after paperwork snafu with L.A. Unified

    Citizens of the World Mar Vista elementary school bills itself as a place where students learn respect and an appreciation for different perspectives. But those lessons haven't moved much beyond the classroom, according to the school's administrators,...
  • LAUSD has enough yes-men; it needs Stuart Magruder

    LAUSD has enough yes-men; it needs Stuart Magruder
    Stuart Magruder probably isn't the most get-along member of the bond oversight committee for the Los Angeles Unified School District. And that's OK. The top priority of a member of the bond committee is not to make friends but to protect fiercely both...
  • L.A. school board restores iPad critic to oversight panel

    L.A. school board restores iPad critic to oversight panel
    A critic of the Los Angeles Unified School District's $1-billion technology program has been restored to the panel that oversees the spending of voter-approved bonds. Architect Stuart Magruder, 47, who lost his seat in May, was returned to the school...
  • LAUSD reappoints member of bond oversight panel after uproar

    LAUSD reappoints member of bond oversight panel after uproar
    An effort to silence a critic of the Los Angeles school district's $1-billion technology program backfired Tuesday, when the Board of Education quietly returned him Tuesday to an oversight panel. The move by the school board to reappoint architect...
  • LA84 Foundation awards $1.3 million in grants

    The LA84 Foundation has awarded $1.3 millin in grants to 29 youth sports programs in Southern California. The largest grant was $449,820 for the Los Angeles Unified School District's Beyond the Bell program for after school intramural sports at 95...
  • LAUSD brings back a critical voice on iPads

    Thanks to the attention of The Times' Steve Lopez and other reporters, the Los Angeles Unified School District's Board of Education decided that perhaps it acted hastily in initially removing Stuart Magruder from the Bond Oversight Committee after his...
  • Parents of boy who drowned on school trip file claim against LAUSD

    The parents of a high school student with autism who drowned while on a school-sponsored event have filed a claim against the Los Angeles Unified School District, saying the district's negligence led to their son's death. Erick Ortiz, 16, drowned...
  • Brown signs bill to speed firing teachers

    To the editor: So now the schools want to fire teachers faster. And recently, L.A. Unified offered teachers a tiny raise, after years of stress and threats to their jobs. After 37 years teaching public high school and now retired, I can only sigh and...
  • LAUSD shifts gears on technology for students

    LAUSD shifts gears on technology for students
    Los Angeles school district officials have allowed a group of high schools to choose from among six different laptop computers for their students — a marked contrast to last year's decision to give every pupil an iPad. Contracts that will come...
  • Richard Vladovic to serve again as L.A. school board president

    Richard Vladovic to serve again as L.A. school board president
    The Los Angeles Board of Education selected Richard Vladovic on Tuesday for a second, one-year term as president. The vote of the school board, which selects its president, was 5 to 1. The president is selected annually by members of the school...
  • L.A. Unified agrees to pay low-wage workers $15 an hour

    L.A. Unified agrees to pay low-wage workers $15 an hour
    Low-wage workers in the nation’s second-largest school system have won a minimum-wage pay increase to $15 an hour. The contract agreement, approved unanimously Tuesday by the Board of Education, will nearly double the wages of some Los Angeles...