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Are LAUSD grads leaving high schools ready for college?

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| On Tuesday, the L.A. Unified School Board may call on staff to deliver a broad-ranging report on the district's college readiness data by January.

LA schools watched the eclipse — both indoors and outdoors

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"We're not going to take a risk," one Los Angeles school's principal said — of a child wearing faulty glasses, or of a child refusing to wear them.

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More LAUSD students finishing courses required for California colleges

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L.A. Unified requires students to finish all courses needed to enroll in a UC or CSU school. This year, more students finished — but not always with the best grades.

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'Massive charter expansion' doesn't interest new LAUSD board members

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Forget what you’ve heard: the Los Angeles Unified School Board's two newest members are not here to usher in a new golden era for charter schools.

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5 things you should know about LAUSD's $7.5B budget

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Just think about how much money that is: L.A. Unified spends more than 29 different state governments spend K-12 education — and it's all up for a vote Tuesday.

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LAUSD launching ‘one-stop shop’ for parents seeking schools

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Superintendent Michelle King's plan to create a "unified enrollment system," a replacement for L.A. Unified's balkanized school choice process, is now moving ahead.

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LAUSD board adds two more years to superintendent's contract

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The extension comes a full year before Michelle King's contract was set to expire — and less than a month before two L.A. Unified board members step down.

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Can LAUSD copy a good school? Its teachers doubt it

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At a school that L.A. Unified is using as a model for a new magnet program in Watts, teachers question whether the district's plan to "replicate" their success can work.

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