Howard Blume

Howard Blume covers education for the Los Angeles Times. He’s won the top investigative reporting prize from the L.A. Press Club and print Journalist of the Year from the L.A. Society of Professional Journalists chapter. He co-hosts “Deadline L.A.” on KPFK, which the press club named best radio public affairs show in 2010. He teaches tap dancing and has two superior daughters.
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L.A. teachers could strike a few weeks from now. Here’s what you need to know

A teachers strike could happen in January — so L.A. Unified families are looking for answers about how it might affect them. Here's a rundown of what to expect.

Protesters shut down Los Angeles Board of Education meeting

L.A. school board members were about to start a debate over getting more money for schools, but protesters shut down the meeting first. A possible teachers strike looms.