This page is a compendium of items of interest - news stories, scurrilous rumors, links, academic papers, damnable prevarications, rants and amusing anecdotes - about LAUSD and/or public education that didn't - or haven't yet - made it into the "real" 4LAKids blog and weekly e-newsletter at http://www.4LAKids.blogspot.com . 4LAKidsNews will be updated at arbitrary random intervals.
SCHOOL'S OUT FOR LAID-OFF L.A. TEACHER: Christina Davidson | The Atlantic Online Recession Road Trip Day 93: Los..FORMER LAUSD SUPERINTENDENT CHARGED WITH USING BADGE TO PULL OVER WOMAN: Daily News Wire Services Updated: 09/11..
MARLENE CANTER IS NEWEST MEMBER OF L.A.'s ETHICS COMMISSION: LA Daily News 09/12/2009 -- Former Los Angeles sch..
QEIA PASSED SENATE! -smf
QEIA (SB84 – Steinberg) PASSED BY ASSEMBLY: LAUSDParents Reports @ 3PM Majority in Assembly just voted to pass S..
H1N1 (GOOD) NEWS: One Vaccine Shot Seen as Protective for Swine Flu: By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. | New York Times Se..
NOTICE TO HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS (Pass it on): Apply to serve on State Board of Ed next year! Won't that look good ..
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA ADMISSIONS SESSION EN ESPAÑOL: Nicolas Rodriquez from Congressman Becerra's staff wri..
La Opinión: A tough school year ahead / Un año escolar difícil: Editorial| La Opinión Sept 10, 2009 -- For most ..
NYC AUDIT FINDS MORE THAN 25% OF CLASS SIZE REDUCTION FUNDING HAS BEEN MISSPENT: THOMPSON: CITY FAILS TO MONITOR..
Re: A STEP BACKWARDS ON PER PUPIL FUNDING @ Westchester H.S.: original article A retired principal writes 4LAKid..
Time Magazine: CAN A PTA BAKE SALE SAVE A TEACHER'S JOB?: Can a PTA Bake Sale Save a Teacher's Job? By Gilbert C..
wsj: L.A. SCHOOLS CHIEF SEES WOES AS CATALYST: Blogger Mark Lacter set up the following story in his LA Observ..
A STEP BACKWARDS ON PER-PUPIL FUNDING?: “The reasoning I was given had to do with funding for the "New Schools"..
OBAMA’S SPEECH FACED RECEPTION PROBLEMS; MESSAGE CAME IN MORE CLEARLY THAN BROADCAST: Obama's speech faced recep..
LAUSD SCHOOLS OPEN UNDER $140 MILLION BUDGET CLOUD: By Connie Llanos Staff Writer | LA Newspaper Group ( This Ar..
To Howard Blume from Professor Ralph E. Shaffer:
WSJ: SCHOOL SPEECH RELEASED IN BID TO QUELL CONTROVERSY: By JONATHAN WEISMAN and BEN CASSELMAN | Wall Street Jou..
Video: DUNCAN KNOCKS NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND: By Nia-Malika Henderson | Politico.com Education Secretary Arne Dunca.. http://bit.ly/GhFO2
What light? What tunnel?: smf for 4LAKids Wyatt Buchanan in the last line of his piece in the SF Chronicle about..