Following major problems in Los Angeles and North Carolina, Miami-Dade is reconsidering plans to give tablet computing devices to each student.
All Blog Posts With Los Angeles Tag or Category
November 27, 2013
November 13, 2013
The first phase of Los Angeles' ambitious iPad initiative will continue, but new oversight measure could delay subsequent phases.
November 12, 2013
Parents in Los Angeles launched a petition drive after 24th Street Elementary School lost its previous prekindergarten program due to budget cuts.
October 29, 2013
The school board vote ends five days of speculation that the superintendent would resign or be forced to leave.
October 29, 2013
Since 2000, the district has had four superintendents. Only former Colorado Gov. Roy Romer lasted longer than three years.
October 28, 2013
John Deasy has reportedly told confidantes that the school board is making it too difficult to pursue his reform agenda for the nation's largest school district.
October 25, 2013
The superintendent of the nation's second-largest school district said he would give more information next week, after he receives his evaluation.
October 17, 2013
Los Angeles schools Superintendent John Deasy proposed to slow down deployment of iPads to hundreds of thousands of district students after problems in the initiative's first phase.
October 01, 2013
The Los Angeles Unified School District announced new safety measures following reports of missing devices and hacked security systems on student iPads.
September 16, 2013
Jaime Aquino says he can't continue as deputy superintendent in the nation's second largest school system because school board members are micromanaging his efforts.