California’s charter lobby remains fiercely opposed to far-reaching reforms found in a state Assembly bill.
Unearthed emails reveal a cozy relationship between the L.A. schools superintendent and the charter school lobby.
Studies have found charter school glut and hyper-competition in many neighborhoods.
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.
Co-published by the American Prospect
The scenes unfolding outside students’ schools were dramatic by any measure, giving them daily glimpses of their teachers’ commitment and the power of collective action.