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  • Community School District Movement Launches in LA

    Community School District Movement Launches in LA

    • January 3, 2017

    In a sign that California is quickly emerging as the nation’s progressive conscience-in-exile, a new Los Angeles education-reform group has launched an ambitious initiative that it claims could close historic student achievement gaps at the Los Angeles Unified School District.

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  • Our Best Stories of 2016: Part Three

    Our Best Stories of 2016: Part Three

    • December 29, 2016

    Our concluding roundup of Capital & Main’s best features of 2016 includes profiles of public school teachers who drive for Uber to make ends meet and the story of one Los Angeles charter school that failed after it chose an ex-football player with no educational experience to run it. See stories in Part One and Part Two.

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  • Our Best Stories of 2016: Part Two

    Our Best Stories of 2016: Part Two

    • December 28, 2016

    Today we continue our look back at Capital & Main’s best work of 2016. Stories focus on the “shared economy,” the affordable housing crisis, legalized marijuana and charter schools.

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