Los Angeles Unified School District parents will be able to use California's parent-trigger law to improve their children's failing schools, new interim superintendent says.
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November 14, 2014
October 15, 2014
A parent advocacy group cites recent test score gains as promising early indicators of the so-called parent-trigger law's potential in California.
August 15, 2014
The author of California parent-trigger law's author criticizes Los Angeles Unified School District for refusing to accept parent petitions mandating changes at poorly performing schools this year.
December 26, 2013
We take a look back on the biggest charter school- and school choice-related news stories from 2013.
November 01, 2013
Here is a look at a few of the 2013 elections where school choice has been a major factor in the campaigns.
September 11, 2013
Parents, schools, and staff get guidance around parent-trigger efforts in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
August 14, 2013
A pair of op-eds in USA Today debates the benefits and drawbacks to parent trigger laws.
August 05, 2013
As the school year begins, educators around the country will be watching these schools closely to evaluate the impact of parent-trigger laws.
July 29, 2013
The Desert Trails Preparatory Academy, in Adelanto, Calif., was created after a petition drive by parents and major political and legal fight.
March 08, 2013
Parent-trigger bills in Florida, Georgia, and Oklahoma are moving forward, and drawing strong reactions.