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Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed his first non-budget-related bill, which will regulate charter schools.

The pros and cons of charter schools

Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed his first non-budget-related bill, which will regulate charter schools.

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Written by Amy Ta, produced by Caitlin Plummer 
 One of the major points the teachers union is making in negotiations with LAUSD is that the district has a reserve of nearly $2…

LAUSD’s structural problems: finances, spread of charter schools

Written by Amy Ta, produced by Caitlin Plummer One of the major points the teachers union is making in negotiations with LAUSD is that the district has a reserve of nearly $2…

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In the search for a new Superintendent, LA's elected school board paid a head-hunting firm to search the nation. Now the search is over — and  the winner is Michelle King .

LA Unified Selects a District Insider as New Superintendent

In the search for a new Superintendent, LA's elected school board paid a head-hunting firm to search the nation. Now the search is over — and the winner is Michelle King .

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