Superintendent, Los Angeles Unified School District
Superintendent of the Los Angels Unified School District and former Assistant Secretary of Education in the Clinton administration; former Los Angeles Deputy Mayor for Schools
The Los Angeles Unified School District is facing a deficit of $500 billion, and it has told unions to choose between furloughs and layoffs . Federal stimulus money is all used up,…
Nov. 19, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
Test scores are in for LA Unified , Green Dot charter schools and Mayor Villaraigosa's Partnership for Los Angeles schools.
Aug. 19, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
The LA Unified School District cut its high-school dropout rate last year by a whopping 17%. Graduation increased by almost 8%.
Aug. 4, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
The Toy District, a hub of cheaply-made products imported from China, is now the heart of an exploding market of illicit vape products.
Sep. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A new analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine says red meat and processed meat might not be so bad for you, so no need to cut back.
Oct. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nestled between two Bay Area highways is a capital of hip-hop.
Oct. 10from Zócalo's Connecting California
PG&E says it may cut power in Northern California starting Wednesday due to fire risks.
Oct. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The beloved TV show “The Addams Family” is hitting the big screen. It follows the macabre family as they move to New Jersey and start a suburban life.
Oct. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Dodgers will face off against the Washington Nationals tonight and they must win so they can advance toward the World Series.
Oct. 9from Greater LA
Today, on All The President’s Jawyers...
Oct. 2from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
California’s healthcare system wouldn’t function without the contributions of people born abroad.
Oct. 3from Zócalo's Connecting California
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand