Two Los Angeles Unified School Board members are floating an idea to study whether the district can move out of its current central office building. But the proposal to examine if the district could sell or rent out its downtown headquarters underlies a larger aim: the board members are trying to stoke a broader conversation about downsizing L.A. Unified’s central office budget.
Kids Cafe 2019, which opened Monday at 2019 Mariposa Mall, serves up a variety of coffee drinks, as well as soups and sandwiches – and also works as a hands-on classroom for some of Fresno County’s special education students.
Beacon Classical Academy is a step closer to returning to its Euclid Avenue home, which was shut down by the city two months ago because of conditions that were deemed unsafe.
Schools Superintendent Rick Rubino has been fired by the school board after only six months on the job, the school district said Monday. Without going into specifics on reasons for the dismissal, the Pleasanton Unified School District Board said it reached a unanimous decision to oust the school chief in a closed-door meeting Friday.
Alhambra Unified is facing a dearth of qualified teachers in areas like special education, math and science. But now the district will be at the forefront of a state program that could be one possible solution: giving teaching credentials to classified employees, the many workers who fill non-teaching positions in school districts.
While no official decisions have been made regarding the hiring process for the next Fresno Unified School District superintendent, trustees are leaning toward a nationwide search – and want the public to have a say.
Natomas Unified School District officials announced that termination proceedings were initiated Friday against an employee accused of using a phone to take inappropriate, clothed photos of specific parts of students’ bodies during the school day.
A civil trial against Manuel Paul, the former San Ysdiro School District superintendent who served time in federal prison on a corruption charge, has been postponed until summer.
Trustees with the Alameda Unified School District will consider declaring the district “a safe haven” for all students at its Tuesday meeting in response to reports that racism and intolerance have risen following the national presidential election.
Liberty Union High School is battling a lawsuit filed by the state Department of Fair Employment and Housing over how it handled the firing of a custodian who was allegedly injured on the job.