Nick Melvoin Shared Confidential LAUSD Information

The California #Charter Schools Association spent millions on electing #LAUSD Board Member Nick Melvoin, who is now allowing them to write LAUSD board resolutions. Who elected the charter lobby to the school board?...

What do #AB1505 and #AB1507 do?

What do #AB1505 and #AB1507 do? ✅ Improve the conditions of teaching and learning. ✅ Advance cause of free, universal, quality public education. ✅ Secure a more just, equitable, democratic...

Capital and Main Article: Chartergate: Austin Beutner’s Transparency Problem

In this article from Capital and Main, “An email thread documenting the unseemly coziness between L.A. schools superintendent Austin Beutner and the California charter school lobby set off political pyrotechnics late last month when the investigative blog — and indefatigable California public records miner — Michael Kohlhaas dot org published a cache of documents revealing the covert relationship in the midst of last year’s contract stalemate with UTLA.”

USA Today article: Strikes, pay raises & charter protests: America’s teachers’ exhausting, exhilarating year

America’s educators have survived a rollicking year in the public spotlight — and no slowdown is in sight. In the last 18 months, we’ve seen teachers striking for higher pay, teachers running for political office, teachers protesting charter schools, teachers organizing insurgent groups within their unions and teachers broadcasting the state of their under-resourced classrooms.

Measure EE: Tough Loss but Our Movement Will Win

We are proud of the work educators, parents, students, and community members across the city put into Measure EE. The agenda to starve our public schools will not win as long as we continue to build our movement. Let’s move forward together.

LA School Voice May 28

Big guests on today’s LA School Voice Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and LAUSD Teacher of the Year Joseph Zecolla in conversation with UTLA’s Gloria Martinez. They’ll do a take-down of the people behind the misleading No on EE campaign and talk about how Measure EE’s $500 million would be a game-changer for LA’s kids. #VoteYesOnEE #WeArePublicSchools.

WORD ON THE STREET

United Teachers Los Angeles
. @BernieSanders is ready to fight to put #SchoolsAndCommunitiesFirst on the ballot! Join him at https://t.co/XafxtFV829 https://t.co/BJLSJYnyOm
United Teachers Los Angeles
Together we will take on the powerful special interests that control our political and economic life and transform our government into one that works for all people, not just the top 1 percent. Join me now in Eastside LA: https://t.co/E0GXmpO4Cl
United Teachers Los Angeles
Join hundreds of teachers tomorrow and stand with @BernieSanders. We need an unapologetic, longstanding ally of progressive policies to make public education a priority. Wear your red shirts and show how we are #RedforEd! #WeArePublicSchools <br...