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  • Portantino and Robinson gear up for 2016 state Senate race

    Portantino and Robinson gear up for 2016 state Senate race
    A former assemblyman and a Pasadena councilwoman have announced plans to run for a state Senate seat in the 25th district currently held by Carol Liu (D-La Cañada Flintridge). The seat will open up in 2016 when Liu must leave office due to term limits....
  • L.A. Unified official arrested on suspicion of DUI

    The chief of staff for a Los Angeles Unified School District board member was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs after leaving the gym in Glendale this morning. Sarah Bradshaw, 47, who is the chief of staff for Los Angeles...
  • Students get 'wind day' as crews work to clear tree damage

    High winds forced several school districts and campuses throughout the San Gabriel Valley and L.A. area to cancel classes as power outages and fallen trees wreaked havoc into Thursday morning. School district closures include:     Alhambra Unified    ...
  • The Crosby Chronicles: Protecting students from abuse

    By this time, everyone in the country knows about the two teachers accused of lewd acts at Miramonte Elementary School in South Los Angeles. Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy closed the school for two days this week and is...
  • Response critical during suicide aftermath

    Experts say the ongoing response by Glendale Unified officials to the suicide last week at Crescenta Valley High School will be critical in preventing a repeat event. Students with a history of mental illness or past suicide attempts are most vulnerable...
  • Shakespearean-themed program 'The isle is full of noises' soars on the wings of children's voices

    Shakespearean-themed program 'The isle is full of noises' soars on the wings of children's voices
    In a rehearsal space at Pasadena Presbyterian Church on a recent February evening, the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus warmed up with physical stretches and vocal exercises, then began singing, voices soaring and ethereal in the high-ceilinged hall....
  • Glendale Unified scores well on high school exit exams

    Glendale Unified posted strong results among sophomores who took the state high school exit exam this past school year, according to the latest figures released Wednesday. For 2011-12, 93% of sophomores who took high school exit exams passed the...
  • LCUSD, parents lobbied to kill bill

    La Cañada Unified School District board of education members are crediting the community for helping spike a state Assembly proposal that would have eliminated student test results as a measure of teacher performance. Backed by several large teachers...
  • The Crosby Chronicles: What counts as student achievement?

    Getting lost during the national attention on the recent Chicago Teachers strike was that administrators in the Los Angeles Unified School District agreed to have student achievement be part of their job evaluation, an unprecedented arrangement. What...
  • La Cañada Elementary gets new principal

     La Cañada Elementary gets new principal
    Veteran Washington state elementary school administrator Christine Castillo has been chosen as principal of La Cañada Elementary School, La Cañada Unified School District officials announced Thursday. Castillo is a former principal at Park Orchard...
  • Who's teaching L.A.'s kids?

    Who's teaching L.A.'s kids?
    The fifth-graders at Broadous Elementary School come from the same world — the poorest corner of the San Fernando Valley, a Pacoima neighborhood framed by two freeways where some have lost friends to the stray bullets of rival gangs. Many are the...