There were huge changes in the last year for the second largest school district in the country. A look back at some of the major events…
One school demands payment to access records while another stations armed guards at a board meeting. Both continue to receive public funds.
The information age should have held truth to power. Instead, politicians from a school board member to the president just create new realities.
The LAUSD is allowed to appoint a representative to each charter school governing board. The Board needs to step up and make this happen.
Nick Melvoin has put the interests of the charter school industry over the LAUSD students he is supposed to represent. Should this disqualify him from reviewing district employees?
Board Member Nick Melvoin got caught manipulating data for the benefit of the charter school industry. He now oversees the LAUSD’s data-driven efforts.
For almost a century, the Field Act has successfully protected public school students from earthquake damage. Charter schools are exempt.
In the majority, charter school supporters had little respect for the minority. With the roles switched, Nick Melvoin demands collaboration.
Instead of providing parents with information, The School Performance Framework (SPF) was doctored to serve the needs of the charter school industry.
A compromise brokered by Governor Newsom will allow unelected county officials to continue overturning decisions by local school boards.