Why would LAUSD hire a man already on the carpet both for sexual harassment allegations and landing a suspiciously cushy job at USC?
Tuesday’s real winner was union president Alex Caputo-Pearl, who cited district concessions on class-size reduction and on hiring more nurses, librarians and counselors as the biggest victories for LAUSD families.
Contract talks between the Los Angeles school district and teachers union continue, but don’t expect classes to resume before Wednesday.
Persistent claims of poverty by the district have been the most contentious issue separating LAUSD and UTLA.
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Important byproducts of the walkout include robust dialogues about charter schools and on how much we are willing to invest in public education.