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LAUSD approves tear-down, rebuild of Roosevelt High campus

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| Los Angeles' historic Roosevelt High School will get a long-overdue rebuild of its aging campus. But the campus' most historic buildings will be torn down.

30,000 LAUSD employees plan one-day strike this month

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If you're one of the 41,000 students who relies on a Los Angeles Unified School District bus to get to class, start making a backup plan to get to school next week — and even if you're not, plan to pack a lunch.

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What LAUSD's new leader said in his first public appearance

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L.A. Unified School District's next superintendent, Austin Beutner, acknowledged he was an "unconventional choice."

Here's how Austin Beutner thinks about LAUSD

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Austin Beutner is a former banker with no history working as an educator. But the newly appointed superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District he does have a history with the school system.

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LAUSD board names Austin Beutner as next superintendent

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Austin Beutner — a former investment banker who, having already made his millions, has immersed himself in the civic life of Los Angeles in recent years — will be the next superintendent of the L.A. Unified School District.

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How LAUSD is pushing its students to English proficiency

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Students still learning English in the L.A. Unified School District are becoming proficient in their new language at record levels. Statewide, the numbers are also up.

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LAUSD superintendent search: The latest and why it matters

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The Los Angeles Unified School Board is in the final stages of selecting a new superintendent. Here's what you need to know about the search.

Ref Rodriguez filed two finance forms for 2014. They don't line up

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L.A. Unified School Board member Ref Rodriguez faces a long list of troubles. And it’s not just the criminal charges connected to his 2015 election campaign. New documents raise questions about whether red flags in Rodriguez’s alleged actions should have been caught.

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