Persistent claims of poverty by the district have been the most contentious issue separating LAUSD and UTLA.
Teacher Laura Palacios reflects on the strike during Friday’s Grand Park rally.
Co-published by the American Prospect
Important byproducts of the walkout include robust dialogues about charter schools and on how much we are willing to invest in public education.
Laura Palacios and other teachers take a break from the rain to have lunch, then return to the picket line.
The rain and the strike drag on for teacher Laura Palacios, who balances family duties with picket line vigils.