Trump sparks revival for colle...

Oct 21, 2017 by

UC Irvine senior Ariana Rowlands is buddies with Milo Yiannopoulos, the right-wing provocateur who has sparked campus uproars over...

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L.A. Board of Education choose...

Sep 27, 2017 by

A week after Ref Rodriguez resigned as president of the Los Angeles Board of Education, he helped vote in his successor, an ally and...

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UC sues the Trump administrati...

Sep 8, 2017 by

The University of California sued the Trump administration Friday for rescinding protections for immigrant students without legal...

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Trump’s smart cuts to educatio...

Jun 12, 2017 by

By Williamson M. Evers & Vicki E. Alger It’s the end of the world as we know it – at least that’s what some people would have us...

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L.A. Unified Reasserts Its Com...

May 10, 2017 by

The Los Angeles school board on Tuesday unanimously approved a set of policies that board members said would provide families with a...

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Lawsuit targets key funding so...

Feb 18, 2017 by

A conservative group has joined with eight California educators in a lawsuit filed this week that seeks to eliminate the right of...

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A $471,000 charter school exec...

Feb 2, 2017 by

Where should we begin? With the FBI raid of a charter school company that has a $471,000-a-year honcho, or with the “alternative...

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Students are anxious about Tru...

Dec 7, 2016 by

The Los Angeles Unified School District has set up a hotline and opened “extended support sites” to respond to a high level of...

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California faces a looming tea...

Dec 4, 2016 by

Tamara Moore thought of herself as a career teacher, but she could see burnout in her future. In her first year, she was putting in...

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California’s university ...

Nov 30, 2016 by

Leaders of California’s three systems of public higher education sent a joint letter to President-elect Donald Trump on...

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‘Here, I am above averag...

Nov 25, 2016 by

Before she came to the U.S. for high school, Yuhan “Coco” Yang remembers wanting to “fly away” from her life in China, where school...

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There are 63,000 homeless yout...

Nov 25, 2016 by

Their eyes shift from joy to fatigue as they walk hand in hand and take in the tents, the smells, the people. The smaller ones tune...

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Teachers told their students e...

Nov 21, 2016 by

For months leading up to the presidential election, elementary school teacher Ingrid Villeda tried to instill in her students a...

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L.A. Unified targets well-know...

Aug 20, 2016 by

The well-regarded El Camino Real Charter High School faces a possible shutdown following an investigation by the Los Angeles Unified...

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How did LAUSD spend $450 milli...

Aug 10, 2016 by

The Los Angeles Unified School District may soon have to redirect how it spends hundreds of millions of dollars in order to directly...

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Supreme Court grants emergency...

Aug 4, 2016 by

The Supreme Court intervened for the first time Wednesday in the controversy over transgender rights and blocked a lower court ruling...

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State settles with K12 Inc.onl...

Jul 10, 2016 by

The state attorney general’s office has reached a settlement with an online charter school it had accused of false advertising,...

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L.A. Unified’s school bo...

Jun 16, 2016 by

Los Angeles school officials vowed Tuesday to fight to be able to spend the money they get from the state for special education...

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Congratulations on graduating....

May 7, 2016 by

In countless commencement speeches at high schools and colleges in the coming weeks, graduates will be advised to chase their dreams,...

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America’s high school se...

Apr 27, 2016 by

America’s high school seniors’ reading and math test scores are barely holding steady or slumping, according to national...

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