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LA School Board Votes to End Random Searches
July 5, 2019
The nation's second-largest school moved Tuesday to end random metal-detector searches of students at secondary schools, a daily procedure that critics called ineffective, intrusive and offensive. ... read more »
LAUSD Parcel Tax Measure Defeated
June 6, 2019
The no votes on Measure EE led 52.24%-47.76% with 539 of 888 precincts, 60.7%, reporting, according to figures released by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk. ... read more »
Los Angeles World Airports and Los Angeles Unified Partner to Put Students and Adults To Work At LAX
May 30, 2019
This new LAX-focused workforce development initiative aims to create a pipeline for Los Angeles Unified students to enter jobs ... read more »
Celebration of Life: Dr Lawrence H Moore
May 16, 2019
In memory of... ... read more »
Irvin Finley Williams Passes at 87
April 25, 2019
A celebration of Irvin’s life will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11 a.m., at Trinity Baptist Church, 2020 W. Jefferson Blvd., in Los Angeles ... read more »
Black 365 Calendar and Knowledge Bowl Continues to Expand
April 25, 2019
When Jamaal Brown, creator of the Black 365 Calendar and Knowledge Bowl was a kid in Palmdale, California, his aspirations were less than lofty. For a class assignment that had prompted him to think about his future career choices, it was a no brainer: either an athlete, a drug dealer, entertainer or a gang member. There were two things wrong with his list, he said. ... read more »
History Maker Mack Blazes a Trail in Public Garden World
February 27, 2019
It’s no secret that time spent in nature is a health benefit that enhances a person’s quality of life as a place of respite, recreation, education and exploration. ... read more »
Congresswoman’s Sister Remembered as ‘Joyful’ and ‘Radiating’
February 14, 2019
Watson Bradfield, a trailblazer in her own right, was born July 22, 1938 into a family of trailblazers.  She was the youngest of four children. Her father, William Watson, was one of the first African American police officers in Los Angeles. Her grandfather, Spencer Watson, was a civil rights activist, involved in organizing the pullman porters along with Bayard Rustin. And, her grandmother Belle O’Neal was the surgical nurse who worked on the first open heart surgery with Dr. Clarence Williams in Chicago. ... read more »
LAUSD Superintendent, Michelle King, Passes At 57 
February 7, 2019
King is remembered by LAUSD and city officials for her commitment to youth and education.  ... read more »
Administrators Aim to Improve Educational Issues in Black Community 
January 31, 2019
 The Council of Black Administrators (COBA) aim to help African American students succeed by addressing and resolving issues that are unique to young people of color.    ... read more »
Mission Accomplished! Day Six of the Teacher Strike Results in Historic Agreement for Public Education and the Community 
January 24, 2019
Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) wrapped up day six of the teacher strike with a historic agreement that is said to change the future of public education.   ... read more »
Dr. Genevieve Shepherd, L.A. Educator and Activist, Passes
January 17, 2019
She inspired countless students, parents and everyone she encountered... ... read more »
Tyler Okeke, A Visionary Leader for Today’s Youth
December 13, 2018
In August 2018, Okeke was elected to serve as Los Angeles Unified School District’s(LAUSD)student board member for the 2018-19 school year. ... read more »
LAUSD Partners with Community Organizations to Significantly Improve Outcomes for Students of Color
December 6, 2018
The group will work to identify strategies to increase restorative practices and prevention services ... read more »
Verizon Donates iPads to South L.A. Middle School Students
October 4, 2018
In addition to the iPads, the students were treated to a technology fair where they obtaining hands-on learning experience ... read more »
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