Mishandling Data to Create Failing Schools

How can schools that are designed to serve children with specific needs be judged by the same criteria as those serving the general population?

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A Sarcastic Look At Political Correctness Under Trump

Should Obama have warned the Right that he was about to commit a microaggression before Tweeting his condolences to the people of Sri Lanka?

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Can Pete Buttigieg Reclaim Religion from the Right?

The presidential candidate and his husband put a liberal spin on traditional marriage showing how progressivism encompasses family values.

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The Los Angeles Times' History of Putting Kids Last

As the paper of record for those who want to privatize our education system, the Los Angeles Times endorses a candidate for the LAUSD School Board even after saying that she does not have any “insightful or original” ideas. They did have good things to say about Jackie Goldberg.

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It is Time to Stop Talking About Impeachment

According to the GOP, lying about oral sex met the definition of High Crimes & Misdemeanors. Isn’t telling subordinates to ignore the law worse?

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Stealing Scarce Education Funds From LAUSD Students

The Community Preparatory Academy charter school was allowed to operate for two years while being past due on $82,240 in LAUSD invoices.  That wasn't all...

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The LAUSD School Board's Secret Committee

LAUSD Board President Monica Garcia and Vice-President Nick Melvoin both make reference to a Rules Committee that has not held any public meetings. Where is the transparency?

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Employer-Based Health Insurance Works - Until It Doesn't

Any health care system that relies on private business to provide access to health insurance leaves employees open to gaps in coverage.

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LAUSD School Board Member Scott Schmerelson Steps Up

It appears that the “Board Meeting Accessibility to the Public” resolution has found the sponsor that it needed to move on toward Board approval.

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If the LAUSD's Goal is "Parent Engagement", What is the Plan of Action?

The LAUSD Board is set to discuss the “Board Meeting Accessibility to the Public” resolution at Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday.

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