Press Room


Press Releases and Media Statements


LAUSD Loses Out on $30 Million in Federal Funds, Supt. Deasy Says

October 2, 2013. Click here to read.

Money Allocated to Substitute Teachers Will Fund Phys. Ed. Incentive Program at the LAUSD

September 19, 2013. Click here to read.

LAUSD’S Board of Education Approves $6.2 Billion Annual Budget

June 18, 2013. Click here to read.

Statement from LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy on State Budget Compromise

June 11, 2013. Click here to read.

LAUSD Board Votes Unanimously to Restore Full 2012-13 School Year and to Rescind Unpaid Furlough Days for Employees

November 13, 2012. Click here to read.



Key Articles


EdSource Feature Turns States’ Ed Data into Charts in Motion

By John Fensterwald, EdSource, September 26, 2013. Click here to read.

California Upends School Funding to Give Poor Kids a Boost

By Alan Greenblatt, NPR, August 19, 2013. Click here to read.

California Drops to 49th in School Spending in Annual Ed Week Report

By John Fensterwald, EdSource, January 14, 2013. Click here to read.

Beyond Proposition 30: Eight Challenges for California’s Education Future

By Louis Freedberg, EdSource, November 19, 2012. Click here to read.

If K-12 Matters Most, Why Doesn’t State Budget Reflect This?

By Robert Manwaring, EdSource, July 8, 2012. Click here to read. 

School Funding Primer: A is for Alligator

By John Fernsterwald, EdSource, August 6, 2012. Click here to read.