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Castro incident sheds fresh light on LAUSD's security policy

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| A gun incident at an LAUSD middle school bears eery similarity to the death that sparked the first random searches for weapons and drugs in district schools.

LAUSD board tries to get on same page before search for new leader

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L.A. Unified board members met to take the first substantive steps in their process of finding a new superintendent — their sixth in the last decade.

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The LAUSD students who need bilingual education most aren't signing up

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Of L.A. Unified's 150,000 English learners, only 6 percent have enrolled in a dual language program so far — despite evidence of huge potential benefits.

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With King’s departure, more turnover at the top of LAUSD

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Michelle King's decision to step aside was the fifth time since 2006 that the role of L.A. Unified School District superintendent has changed hands.

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Battling cancer, LAUSD superintendent to step down

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Michelle King, the L.A. Unified School District school district has been on medical leave since mid-September. She announced Friday she won't return.

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LAUSD ramps up inquiry at Rodriguez's former charter school

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L.A. Unified alleges a pattern of "neglecting to provide comprehensive responses and accurate information" about Rodriguez's alleged financial misdeeds. The charter says it's done nothing wrong.

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80,000 LAUSD students missed a ton of school last year

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Missing the amount of school these LAUSD students missed not only puts their education at risk — it also costs the district money, a task force has concluded.

California's most racially isolated schools, in one map

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A recent analysis shined fresh light on where to find racially homogenous schools in California — so KPCC put the state's data on a map.