April 13, 2014 – United Teachers Los Angeles President Warren Fletcher has not suspended his campaign, but has said he will no longer be actively campaigning against challenger Alex Caputo-Pearl (Los Angeles Times). »
LA True Grit: Read the report
"True Grit: The Game-Changing Factors and People Lifting School Performance in Los Angeles," offers tools for educators and policymakers to strengthen and leverage culture, data, collaboration, systems and partnerships to improve student performance.
April 10, 2014 – An index created by a citywide coalition of community groups and civil rights leaders offers a comprehensive picture of student need to guide how LAUSD distributes funds (Los Angeles Times). »
April 10, 2014 – Responding to the Reed lawsuit, which sought to protect high-turnover schools from seniority-based layoffs, the settlement provides additional services, supports and resources for the previously protected schools (Los Angeles Times). »