Trump-Style Politics Infects a Local Race

An LA City Council race shows how the president’s themes of anti-intellectualism, immigrant bashing and a lack of empathy have taken root locally.

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LAUSD Libraries are Safe (For Now)

LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner ends his plan to defund some elementary school libraries next year as Jackie Goldberg takes her seat on the Board of Education.

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LAUSD's Measure EE Highlights the Need For Charter School Oversight

The parcel tax will help provide the funds to give Los Angeles students the schools they deserve. But charter schools will also get a cut of the revenue.

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The Voters Have Spoken (Again). Is the LAUSD Listening?

With an overwhelming victory in the general election, Jackie Goldberg has earned the right to be seated immediately on the LAUSD Board of Education.

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Jackie Goldberg on Special Education

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Greens in Office

At least 116 Greens currently hold elected office

Name Office Location Term Ends
Elected Carl Petersen Neighborhood Council Los Angeles, CA 05/2021

See the complete list on the GPUS ELECTIONS DATABASE.

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A School Board Race Turns Ugly

Unable to compete against Jackie Goldberg’s experience, the supporters of Heather Repenning resort to the politics of bigotry as election day in LAUSD Board District 5 approaches.

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LAUSD Board Delays Vote on Cutting Public Speaking Time

Nick Melvoin’s plan to change the Board rules was pulled from the agenda at the last minute. It will now be heard at a Board meeting in June.

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Backpack Full of Cash - Granada Hills

Want to learn more about what happens to a school district when the Charter School Industry takes over? This Saturday at 3:00 in Granada Hills. I will be part of a panel discussion after the movie. Please RSVP at Eventbrite.

 

Sat, May 11, 2019

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM PDT

 

George K. Porter Middle School

15960 Kingsbury Street

Granada Hills, CA 91344

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LAUSD Board Moves to Cut Public Speaking Time

Ignoring the proposed “Board Meeting Accessibility to the Public” resolution, Nick Melvoin seeks less public input on education issues.

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