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  • L.A. Unified should rescind plan to delete year-old emails

    L.A. Unified should rescind plan to delete year-old emails
    The requirement that most emails at the Los Angeles Unified School District be destroyed after one year may not be legal under California public records law. But even if it is, it's a terrible policy. The emails that are now under so much scrutiny —...
  • Los Angeles iPad rollout for schools slowed by technical challenges: report

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An ambitious $1.3 billion program to provide an iPad or other device to every Los Angeles public school student has been slowed by technical challenges, with curriculum that was supposed to be built into the technology often...
  • L.A. Unified survey finds little use of iPads' curriculum

     L.A. Unified survey finds little use of iPads' curriculum
    In the first formal evaluation of the troubled iPads-for-all project in Los Angeles schools, only one teacher out of 245 classrooms visited was using the costly online curriculum. The reason, according to the report, was related to the program's ambition,...
  • New report on L.A. Unified's iPads reflects problems with curriculum

    New report on L.A. Unified's iPads reflects problems with curriculum
    An evaluation of the iPads-for-all project in Los Angeles schools found that only 1 of 245 classrooms surveyed even used the costly curriculum.  The analysis, conducted by an outside firm, also highlighted other problems, including the pace of the...
  • Apple intercepts Microsoft's Surface tablet NFL play

     Apple intercepts Microsoft's Surface tablet NFL play
    Microsoft Corp. thought it had scored a touchdown when it struck a multiyear deal with the NFL that would allow teams to use the company's Surface tablets during games. Too bad television announcers keep referring to the devices as iPads. The tablet...
  • Isle of Wight Fair committee unveils new agriculture education building at fairground

    Isle of Wight Fair committee unveils new agriculture education building at fairground
    ISLE OF WIGHT — Over a few days earlier this week, a permanent structure quickly took shape on the county fairgrounds amid the sea of festival tents and carnival rides. A corrugated metal cylinder 36 feet in diameter now stands on the Joel C....
  • Blotter: Handicapped parking placard stolen in Evanston

    Blotter: Handicapped parking placard stolen in Evanston
    The following items were taken from Evanston police reports: Candy and soap were taken from a store in the 2400 block of Main Street around 12:40 p.m. on Sept. 4. An Apple iPad Mini case was taken from a store in the 2400 block of Main Street around...
  • Girls Night Out, Vanessa Echols bolster charity

    Girls Night Out, Vanessa Echols bolster charity
    If you want to have a good time and help a good cause, look to Girls Night Out. The event, hosted by CBS Radio Orlando, will run 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Orchid Garden at Church Street Station. Tickets start at $25. WFTV-Channel 9 anchor Vanessa...
  • Should L.A. schools be run like businesses? Here's what new UTLA chief Alex Caputo-Pearl says

     Should L.A. schools be run like businesses? Here's what new UTLA chief Alex Caputo-Pearl says
    It's a funny world, and a small one. Alex Caputo-Pearl, the new head of United Teachers Los Angeles, went to school in the same Maryland school district where John Deasy, superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, was once superintendent....
  • In search of the missing 'i' in Apple's Watch

    In search of the missing 'i' in Apple's Watch
    Apple Inc's Tuesday launch was a marketing extravaganza stuffed full of gadgets, corporate hyperbole and celebrities of every stripe. One thing was missing: the "i" in front of the Watch. Apple's prefix has anchored the brand names of generations of...
  • The bad-old days at LAUSD

    The bad-old days at LAUSD
    At L.A. Unified, tensions are high and crisis is in the air. The relationship between Supt. John Deasy and the school board that oversees him is at what is perhaps an all-time low. Deasy is again muttering about quitting; others are grumbling that he...