Thurmond wins race for California schools chief

Assemblyman Tony Thurmond has won the race for California state superintendent of public instruction, defeating Marshall Tuck in the nonpartisan contest. Two million ballots have yet to be counted but […]

LAUSD Must Tell Parents About Lead in Water

Speak UP Director of Operations Daphne Radfar criticized LAUSD’s failure to inform parents when water at their kids’ schools have high lead levels and called on the district to be […]

17 file for open L.A. school board seat

Voters could have 17 candidates to choose from in a special election to fill a Los Angeles school board seat that has been vacant for nearly four months. The winner […]

LAUSD ends fees for parent volunteers

LA Unified on Tuesday ended the requirement that parents have to pay to volunteer in their children’s schools. The school board voted unanimously to approve a resolution by Superintendent Austin […]