OUR VOICES

Our Struggle at a Glance

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The cost of living has risen 27% since 2008.

California is the richest state in the nation. Nonetheless, it ranks 44 out of 50 states in per-pupil spending.

California ranks 48th out of 50 among the states in student-to-teacher ratio

California Student-to-Counselor Ratio

Students TK-6 take more than 100 standardized tests in LAUSD

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The 287% growth of the charter school industry in Los Angeles since 2008 drains nearly $600 million from our public schools every year.

WORD ON THE STREET

United Teachers Los Angeles
Remember that HUGE charter school scam from earlier this month? Well, everyone needs to read this story b/c the scam is up to $80 million! This is why we need to fix CA’s broken charter school laws by supporting #AB1505 and...
United Teachers Los Angeles
Yet another major major major charter school scandal.. over 50 million defrauded from students.... with no accountability. This is why @cftunion, @utlanow and education advocates are advocating for charter school oversight in Sacramento. https://t.co/Sb2bbmjUZz
United Teachers Los Angeles