The Building Boom Continues Despite A Loss Of Students

Why isn’t the LAUSD performing its regulatory obligations as Charter schools continue to build in an area already saturated with classrooms?

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Carl J. Petersen: A Charter School Board Member Says The Quiet Part Out Loud

"Carl Petersen keeps an eye on LA schools, and he finds some charters being less than sneaky about carefully curating their student body. Reposted with permission."

 

The NPE Blogs of the Day feature what the NPE editors think are interesting and important blog posts centered on issues of public education.

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When Will A School Board Hold Its Superintendent Accountable?

The LAUSD School Board continues to remain passive as Superintendent Carvalho consolidates power and alienates parents and teachers.

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Why Can't The School District Get The Words Right?

As the LAUSD forces integration policies on families, it continues using language that is exclusionary to children with severe Special Education needs.

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A Charter School Board Member Says The Quiet Part Out Loud

With the North Valley Military Institute (NVMI) fighting to survive, a suggestion was made to discard struggling students. Meanwhile, its Superintendent throws other charter schools under the bus.

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Tanya Who?

After being missing in action for most of her first term, LAUSD Board Member Tanya Ortiz-Franklin files to seek re-election in BD7.

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Has This Charter School Met The End Of The Road?

The North Valley Military Institute (NVMI) is running out of options as it turns down the final PROP-39 offer from the LAUSD. This will likely result in a shutdown of the charter school.

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A Dialogue About Public Education

Taking an opportunity to defend teachers and public education on a Conservative radio show with hostility towards “government-run schools.”

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Charter School Parents Kept In The Dark

The arrest of a former Granada Hills Charter School coach exposes how parents are often not made aware of potential dangers to their children when attending publicly funded private schools.

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Broken Promise

The LAUSD is set to shut down its highly regarded Primary Promise literacy program without any input from those who will be negatively affected by the closure.

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