Parental Engagement

By Carl J. Petersen

Education issues as seen from a father's eyes.

Did Tanya Franklin Go AWOL From Her Last Elected Position?

Records show that the school board candidate was removed from her position on the DRNC. Her campaign says she resigned. Why should this matter to voters?

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Let The Charter School Lies Begin

 

The California Charter School Association mails its first flyer of the general election. They start with the same debunked lie as before.

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Did El Camino Real Charter School Learn From Its Last Financial Scandal?

Has the governing board of El Camino taken the necessary steps to prevent the additional theft of public funds from its students?

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Sabotage In The Classroom?

Do a series of actions by those seeking to privatize public education represent an attempt to destabilize the schools they seek to destroy?

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Marilyn Koziatek A No-Show At Public Meeting

Governor Gavin Newsom and Marilyn Koziatek from a picture on the candidate’s website. Newsom is not listed as an endorser on this siteLAUSD Board Member Scott Schmerelson updates the public on what is happening in Los Angeles schools while Marilyn Koziatek stays silent.

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The Myth Of Charter Schools And Local Control

LAUSD School Board candidate Marilyn Koziatek says schools need to listen to parents. Shouldn’t this start at the school she helps to lead?

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LAUSD Board Member Schmerelson Fights To Secure Funding

With action by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, the school district would receive reimbursement for meals provided to needy adults.

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From The Person Who Brought You Common Core...

Ignoring his failed record as Obama’s Secretary of Education, LAUSD board candidate Marilyn Koziatek accepts Arne Duncan’s endorsement.

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LAUSD School Board Candidates Weigh In On Charter Schools' Use Of PPP

As workers struggle through the deepening economic crisis brought on by COVID-19, LAUSD School Board Candidates weigh in on charter schools' use of the Payroll Protection Program.

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Charter School Executive Embezzled $3.1 Million While The LAUSD Stood By

 

Board Member Nick Melvoin approved of an oversight regimen that allowed Community Preparatory Academy to defraud taxpayers for five years.

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