Tag: los angeles

L.A. Strike Sets Tone for Funding, Charters

LA students support their teachersWeakening of districts and unions through increased ‘charterization’ was at the heart of the disputeNow that the teachers’ strike in the nation’s second largest school district (Los Angeles Unified-LAUSD) with the highest number (over 160,000) of English Language Learners (ELLs) has come to an...

Dual Language Could ‘Save’ LA Schools

According to speakers at last month’s meeting of Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD’s) Early Childhood Education and Parent Engagement Committee, early dual-language programs may prove to be the best way to ensure a quality education for the District with the largest English learner population in the nation. “This is a great benefit to LAUSD, it is your future,” said...