Education

Teachers strike day 1: More than 20,000 march in downtown Los Angeles

The LA School Police estimate 20,000 demonstrators were in attendance.
The LA School Police estimate 20,000 demonstrators were in attendance.
Priska Neely

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After walking the picket lines at their schools around sunrise on the first day of the strike, thousands of teachers, parents and some students rallied in Grand Park and made one-mile trek in the rain to the LAUSD headquarters.