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Week of May 11, 2015
School Board Adopts Three-Year Agreement with UTLA; LAUSD Continues Water Conservation Program; Superintendent Cortines Recognizes 2015 Aspen Challenge Winners; Monthly Roundup

Week of February 9, 2015
Board Approves ‘AYUDA’: Pro Bono Counsel for Deportation Cases of Unaccompanied Minors; $25k Donation to Benefit Families of Victims in 2014 Humboldt Bus Crash; Honoring African American History Month and National No One Eats Alone Day

LAUSD’s Revised 2015-16 Interim Budget; Assessments Update

Week of December 8, 2014
Superintendent's MiSiS Update; Remembering the Legacy of Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte; Meeting Highlights

Resolution to Support Ethnic Studies Approved; Superintendent's MiSiS Update; Recognitions; Bond Oversight Committee Approves Recommendation of Bond Funds to Support MiSiS and Smarter Balanced Assessments

Message from Superintendent Ramon C. Cortines; Supt.’s MiSiS Update; Michelle King to Serve as Chief Deputy Superintendent of Schools; LAUSD Welcomes Superintendent Ramon C. Cortines. En español. 

Board Approves Purchase of Thousands of Computers to Support School Staff with MiSiS Rollout; Ensuring College and Career Readiness at Secondary Schools; Fall Recognition at LAUSD. En español. 

Week of August 25, 2014
George McKenna Sworn-in to Represent District 1: Will Complete Remaining Term of Ms. LaMotte; Superintendent’s Report on Opening 2014-15 School Year; Board of Education Approves Dr. Ruth Pérez to Serve as Deputy Superintendent of Instruction. En español. 

Superintendent's Proposed 2014-15 Budget; LCAP: By the Numbers; Highlights of the Week (Water Conservation & Drought Awareness, LAUSD Library Week, and Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day). En español. 


Week of January 13, 2014
Board Unanimously Approves Phase 2 of Common Core Technology Project; Board Approves District 1 Interim Representation; 72 CORE Waiver Schools Recognized; School API Accomplishments Celebrated. En español. 

Special Edition: Board Approves Special Election to Fill District 1 Vacancy. En español. 

Board Honors Memory of Marguerite LaMotte; Information on Services for Marguerite LaMotte; Board Delays Action on Phase 2 of Technology Project - Currently Rescheduled for Jan. 14; Board Postpones Decision to Filling District 1 Vacancy until Jan. 7. En español.

Week of November 11, 2013
Board Moves Forward With Tablet Rollout: Laptop Pilot and Other Revisions Added to Phase 2; LAUSD Honors National Homeless Youth Awareness Month. En español.
Week of September 30, 2013
Celebrating Academic Growth Over Time: Principals Honored by Superintendent; Resolution Round-up; Community Engagement & Fiscal Priorities for 2014-15. En español.

Special Session: Board Approves Common Core Budget 6-1. En español.

NCLB Waiver for CORE Districts: An Overview from the Superintendent; Proposed Common Core Budget Postponed - Special Session Sept. 17; Board Votes to Increase Parent Volunteer Screening Sites. En español.

Common Core Budget Proposed: Board to Vote on Approval on Sept. 10; Continuation School Teacher Recognized; Advisory Committees Appointed for 2013-14 School Year. En español.

Board Members are Sworn In; Board Votes to Elect Dr. Richard Vladovic as LAUSD Board President. En español.

Congratulations to LAUSD's Class of 2013; Board Unanimously Approves 2013-14 Budget; Board Approves Contract with Apple Inc. for Common Core Technology Project; LAUSD and the Board of Education Say Farewell to Board Member Nury Martinez. En español.

Week of May 13,  2013
LAUSD Youth Achieve Outside the Classroom; Breakfast in the Classroom is Extended with Unanimous Board Approval; Superintendent Provides Budget Update for Upcoming 2013-14 School Year: No New Cuts; Board Approves Additional Funding to LASPD to Help Provide Security at Newly Opened Campuses. En español.

Week of April 15, 2013
LAUSD's Linked Learning Helps Prepare College & Career Ready Students; Resolution to Improve Process & Investigations of Sexual Misconduct Approved; Millions of Dollars Saved in Leases.  En español.

Week of March 18, 2013
Federal Auditors Commend LAUSD's Instructional Improvements and Spending; Magnet School Program Annual Board Report; LAUSD Can Balance Budget This Year Without Layoffs; School Board Presidency Term Limits. En español.

Superintendent Deasy Recommended Canceling Layoff Notices: More than 200 School Counselors, Psychologists and Social Workers Jobs are Saved; New LAUSD Schools Recognized for High Performance Scores; LAUSD Opens the Doors to 21st Century Learning as it Closes the Digital Divide; 2013 - 2014 Instructional Calendars Approved. En español.

Bond Oversight Committee Approves First Phase of Superintendent Deasy's Device Plan. En español.

Week of January 14, 2013
LAUSD Board Votes in Support of Exempting the District from "Clean Water, Clean Beaches Initiative" Water Fee; LAUSD Sets Its Legislative Priorities. En español. 

Parents as Partners: LA Board of Education Adopted New Parent Involvement Policy at Low-Income Schools; Board Restores Full 180-Day Academic Calendar; Board of Education Voted to Change Competitive Grant Approval Process; Washington Discussions on "Fiscal Cliff" Certain to Affect LAUSD. En español.

Board Unanimously Approves to Restore the Full 2012-13 Academic Calendar and Rescind Unpaid Furlough Days for Employees; Despite Presentation of Common Core Technology at Board Meeting, Bond Oversight Committee Rejected Plan; LAUSD Teacher Recognized as California Teacher of the Year; LAUSD's Maintenance & Operations Recognized for Its Work to Clean and Maintain Schools. En español.

Superintendent Deasy Presents Sobering State of the Budget and Financial Impacts of November Ballot Initiatives; Board of Education Unanimously Approves Resolution Supporting Arts Education; Race to the Top Proposal Approved to Submit. En español. 

L.A. Board of Education Votes to Re-Elect Monica Garcia as President of School Board. 
Week of June 11, 2012L.A. Board Adopts Tentative Agreement with UTLA to Save Class Sizes, Jobs and Programs; L.A. Board of Education Votes to Remove Parcel Tax from November Ballot; Board of Education Adopts English Learner Master Plan. En español (coming soon). 

LAUSD Raises the Bar for Graduates: Board of Education Approves Changing Graduation Requirements to Offer Rigor and Support for Class of 2017 and Beyond. En español. 

Raising the Bar for LAUSD Graduates: A-G Curriculum Policy Recommendations Presented at Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Committee. En español. 

L.A. Board of Education Votes to Support One-Year Stabilization Plan for 2012-13 Budget; Board of Education Passes Resolution Seeking Changes in Notifying Parents About Student Safety; Resolution Seeking Changes to State Law Regarding the Dismissal of Employees Passed by Board of Education; Parcel Tax to Stabilize LAUSD Schools Goes to L.A. Votes in November. En español. 

LAUSD Board Approves Zimmer Amendment Extending by Three Weeks Adoption of Budget Plan. En español. 

Budget Update at the L.A. Board of Education by LAUSD's Chief Financial Officer Megan Reilly. En español. 

Board Asks Superintendent to Review Pros and Cons of Expanding Open Enrollment Policies; Superintendent Deasy Responds to Gov. Brown's State of State Address; Daytime Curfew Law Amended by Board of Education. En español. 

LAUSD Superintendent Gives Sobering Budget Update; Resolution to Boost LAUSD Enrollment Passes. En español. 

LAUSD Title I Eligibility Rules Change Due to Budget Cuts; L.A. Board Votes to Reallocate Bond Funds for School IT Upgrades; District Files Lawsuit Opposing CA Trigger Cuts; New Rules for Charter "Founding Families." En español. 

L.A. School Board Votes to Support School-Based Health Clinics for Low-Income Children; Budget, Facilities and Audit Committee Meets for First Time; Health and Welfare Benefits Approved. En español. 

Tweet This: LAUSD Moving Toward Greater Class Options through Online Learning; After Two Years, First Committee Meeting Scheduled for Nov. 29. En español. 

LAUSD still on track for District-wide Early Start Calendar; Facilities postpones discussion of funding for School Information Technology; L.A. Board of Education Ratifies CSEA Agreement. En español. 

U.S. Education Secretary Duncan Announces Agreement with LAUSD; Board Member Zimmer Introduces Resolution to Prevent Teen Dating Violence; LAUSD Passes New Parents' Bill of Rights and Responsibilities; Board Reinstates Budget and Curriculum Committees; Board Approves Apprenticeship Training Program. En español. 

'Teacher of the Year' Educators Recognized at Committee of the Whole Meeting. En español. 

The inaugural edition of Board Business: LGBT Inclusive Curriculum; 2012-13 Early Start Calendar vote;  one-year contract with MetLife renewed; Committee Meetings Decision on Hold. En español.