Geffen’s Gift to UCLA

David Geffen has donated $100 million to create a private middle and high school mainly for the children of UCLA employees. But while UCLA is receiving this major gift, public schools in L.A. are in trouble — the LAUSD is facing a long-term deficit and declining enrollment.  

Credits

Guest:
Steve Zimmer - LA Unified School District; candidate for School Board District 4 seat - @lausd_zimmer

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Ryan Kailath