Charter School Teachers Talk Union The L.A. Times reports that nearly 80 percent of teachers from a respected Los Angeles charter school have signed cards requesting union membership. Teachers at the Accelerated School say in the story that the school's administrative decisions have become "opaque a ... More >>
Villaraigosa doesn’t win a decisive victory, and one of his own candidates is already minimizing his role
Is Mayor V betraying his old-time union allies? Or rescuing L.A.’s troubled public school system? Whatever the answer, he faces the biggest risks of his political career.
The mayor cuts a few corners – and a bothersome election – on his school takeover plan
Excerpts from an editorial-board interview with Arianna Huffington
Even the best charter schools are no panacea for what ails L.A. Unified