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Laura Deitrick

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Director of the Caster Family Center for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Research at the University of San Diego

Laura Deitrick on KCRW

The Santa Monica-Malibu School Board is meeting tonight for the fourth time on an issue that could divide the district in two.

Looking for Fairness in Public Schools

The Santa Monica-Malibu School Board is meeting tonight for the fourth time on an issue that could divide the district in two.

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