How Trump factors into California’s charter school wars

How Trump factors into California’s charter school wars

By Mackenzie Mays on 04/23/2019 for Politico SACRAMENTO — It’s tough being a charter school advocate in California these days. Not only are the schools facing fierce opposition from the Democratic-controlled Legislature, teachers unions and a governor whom their...
LA School Voice with Alex Caputo-Pearl April 22

LA School Voice with Alex Caputo-Pearl April 22

Today’s LA School Voice Live with Alex: We build on our wins for much-needed school funding with Measure EE on June 14, with guest teacher Georgia Flowers-Lee. We double-down for BD5 candidate Jackie Goldberg, with educator Jennifer Villaroyo. We remain on front lines...
“They threw rocks at a wasp’s nest”

“They threw rocks at a wasp’s nest”

Catskill community unites behind co-location fight. Widespread opposition to a charter company moving onto campus has sparked a fierce push-back from Catskill Elementary in Carson. Just as UTLA was heading into our strike, the Catskill community got wind that GANAS...