Education

School board to name school in honor of James Lawson

Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGLES — On a day that it also voted to require the completion of one Ethnic Studies course as a...

Inglewood district sets school schedules for distance learning

By John W. Davis, Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — The continued threat of COVID-19 has caused the Inglewood Unified School District to move forward with its plan...

Voters get chance to restore affirmative action in November

By 2UrbanGirls, Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A local student set the foundation for voters to have an opportunity to restore affirmative action throughout the...

LAUSD begins school year with distance learning

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A new school year in the Los Angeles Unified School District officially started Aug. 17 amidst a pandemic that...

Compton school board approves COVID-19 protocols

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer COMPTON — The Compton Unified School District is charting its own path while planning to safely reopen the district’s 36 campuses for...

Inglewood students disappointed about virtual learning

By John W. Davis, Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — When the new school year begins in the Inglewood Unified School District Aug. 24, students will be going...

Inglewood school board puts bond measure on November ballot

INGLEWOOD — The Inglewood Unified School District will ask voters to approve a $240 million bond measure on the Nov. 3 ballot. The bond measure...

School district, teachers reach start-of-year agreement

From City News Service LOS ANGELES — Members of the Los Angeles Unified School Board of Education heaped praise on distance-learning plans for the...

South L.A. arts academy receives $25,000 music grant

By Gerald Garth, Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — The White Hall Arts Academy has received a $25,000 grant from the Lewis Prize for Music. Founded in 2011...

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By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Yesterday, the U.S. recorded 71,671 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest since July. — NPR A backlog of 2,000 cases in...

Academy Museum hires programming officer

Wave Wire Services BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been named...

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Staff and Wire Reports BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer, and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been...

Norwalk trash-hauling fee hike takes effect in November

By Arnold Adler Contributing Writer NORWALK — Residents will see a trash-hauling rate increase on their November billing following action by the City Council Oct. 20. The...