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LA school board race: Charter allies earn a gold star in fundraising

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| Candidates have already raised almost twice as much as had been raised at this time four years ago, when these three L.A. Unified School Board seats were last up.

Supe to LAUSD board: ‘Get moving' on approving 3-year plan

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L.A. Unified school board members appear poised to sign off on Supt. Michelle King's strategic plan, which she retooled to emphasize a "100 percent graduation" goal.

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Student protest walkouts won't cost LAUSD (more than usual)

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From the district's count of full-day absences, one would have no idea thousands of LAUSD students had walked out to protest Donald Trump's victory.

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LAUSD's stand on undocumented kids

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Will L.A. Unified's pledge to resist against any attempt to turn its data stores against undocumented students work? Could its federal funding be at risk?

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LAUSD board would resist if Trump came after student data

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The district’s school board pledged Tuesday to resist attempts to use student data to enforce deportations “to the fullest extent provided by the law.”

If Prop 58 fails, LAUSD still plans more bilingual offerings

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L.A. Unified brought 12 new multilingual education programs online this school year. Next year, the district expects to add another dozen or so.

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Teachers union wants no part of charter group's LAUSD grant

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United Teachers Los Angeles said the grants amounted to token offerings for L.A. Unified schools who have already lost a lot to competition with charter schools.

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Can LAUSD fairly oversee the charters it competes against?

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L.A. Unified leaders say their process is fair, but charter school advocates say letting school districts oversee charters is letting the fox guard the henhouse.