Distinguished Professor of Education at UCLA and Director of its Center for the Study of School Transformation; co-author Race, Equity, and Education: Sixty Years from Brown
Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed his first non-budget-related bill, which will regulate charter schools.
Mar. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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…
Jan. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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 .
Jan. 13, 2016from Which Way, L.A.?
We visit a job fair in South LA set up for transgender people who often face unemployment and workplace discrimination and harassment.
May. 14from Greater LA
On this day 27 years ago, the LA Riots broke out after four white policemen were acquitted in the Rodney King case.
Apr. 29from KCRW Features
While a dispute between China and the US means tariffs and perhaps fewer imports, there’s another potential jobs killer at the Port of LA: automation.
May. 13from Greater LA
The Centers for Disease Control and Protection says the U.S.
Apr. 30from Greater LA
For the second year, LA Taco has published the “Rogue 99.” The list is a compilation of 99 food trucks, carts and restaurants that capture the beat of Los Angeles.
Apr. 12from KCRW Features
California State Senator Scott Wiener’s controversial housing bill, SB 50, has been shelved for debate until next year.
May. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In a Memorial Day rebroadcast of Greater LA’s pilot episode, KCRW’s Steve Chiotakis visits a giant car shredder between the Ports of L.A.
May. 25from Greater LA
There’s been an uptick of violent crime in South Los Angeles, and if you get shot or stabbed there, it’s likely you’ll go to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance or St.
May. 9from Greater LA
Hundreds of residential hotels in the City of LA offer shelter for people who would otherwise be homeless, but trendier SROs are popping up for young professionals with more money.
May. 6from Greater LA