The district will begin delivering the devices to 47 campuses. Also, the board launches an effort to seek more public data on school overhaul campaigns.
A controversial policy group singles out teacher training programs at UCLA and Loyola Marymount as hardly worth attending. But the schools say the report is flawed.
California's new funding formula gives more money to districts with more needy students and less to districts with fewer needy students.
The budget plan to be voted on Friday will no longer tie money to transfer enrollment numbers and other measures, which critics called rigid and unrealistic.
Nearly 50 years under a school's spell
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Gutting public's right to see records would be huge mistake
- June 19, 2013
- SACRAMENTO — Given half a chance — any rationale at all...
Here's a teacher I'd want for my children
- June 17, 2013
- I don't know what her students' test scores are like, or what her...
In a long-standing ritual, residents at one of Caltech's dorms wake to Wagner's score during their stressful finals season.
American women are making gains; men aren't. Why?
Inglewood Unified's finances worsen despite a state takeover and an infusion of cash; there is even talk of dissolution.
His career in education ends after two years at Phoenix High, working with students who need a second chance. He said he could relate.
The Lydia C. Roberts Graduate Fellowship hasn't been used in years because it contains restrictions from a bygone era – including the requirement that recipients be white.
Democratic and Republican plans on student loan rates fail in the Senate in an opening skirmish over how to avert a sharp increase.
In new USC Dornsife/L.A. Times poll, 59% of respondents said increasing online classes at public universities will make education more affordable and accessible.
The district offers $17 million to settle 40 legal claims involving a teacher who allegedly committed lewd acts against children. A lawyer representing 23 victims calls the offer 'insulting.'
Critics see underwriters' role in supporting ballot measures as unfair to opponents and say their deals with school districts can leave out competitive bidding.
The high school teams' projects include growing and selling healthful food, teaching inland communities about protecting the ocean and giving small children hands-on lessons about plants.
The move toward standards that teach students to be analytical encounters a bipartisan backlash.
Gov. Brown wants to take money from the Clean Energy Job Creation Fund and dole it out to school districts and community colleges without regard to their needs or plans.
A high school diploma is a requirement for the federal 'deferred action' program. But for many farmworkers, earning wages trumped getting an education. Now they must make some tough decisions.