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A success story for student and L.A. Unified
A success story for student and L.A. Unified

The subject line on the email was enough to pique my interest: Interesting and surprising positive story about what LAUSD can do for a child if it wants to... The Los Angeles Unified School District typically makes headlines for its screw-ups: child abuse scandals, feuding leaders and technology blunders. Sari Weiner figured that it was time to share a little good news: "People bash LAUSD a lot, but when they try to get it right, they do. When you hear ... what LAUSD has done for my daughter, you won't even believe it." What the district did was something that might seem routine: Spot the talent in a bright but neglected student and nurture that child so she can reach...

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