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January 04, 2019 - 12:59 pm
EAST LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A former Maywood high school music teacher who was caught on widely circulated cell phone video punching a 14-year-old student during a classroom argument pleaded not guilty today to a misdemeanor charge. Marston Riley, 64, of Anaheim, was not required to appear in court...
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Jon Baird
January 04, 2019 - 7:33 am
(KNX 1070) -- The LA teacher's union is calling the latest move by the district "a legal hail mary." The LAUSD is going to court to keep some teachers on the job even if there’s a strike. L.A. Unified is going to court, trying to stop special education teachers and support staff from joining a...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
December 28, 2018 - 9:08 am
(KNX 1070) -- With a strike by 300,000 LA teachers set to begin in less than two weeks, the Los Angeles Unified School District has reportedly begun hiring hundreds of substitutes to fill in. It's considered another sign that a walkout is becoming increasingly likely. Superintendent Austin Beutner...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
December 20, 2018 - 10:05 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The union representing 33,000 Los Angeles Unified School District teachers announced today it will go on strike Jan. 10 if no labor deal with the district is reached. United Teachers Los Angeles President Alex Caputo-Pearl said there has been no movement from the district on key...
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Dreamstime
December 17, 2018 - 9:06 am
(KNX 1070) - With student enrollment falling, and pension costs rising, the Los Angeles Unified School District continues to spend a lot more money than it is taking in. And if it’s not resolved, authorities could step in and take over. LAUSD must submit a report Monday to the LA County Office of...
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Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 9:09 am
(KNX 1070) - The contract dispute between the Los Angeles teacher's union and the school district is headed into its final phase. A three-member fact-finding panel has been chosen and has 30 days to come up with a resolution between the two parties. Once the recommendations are submitted, the...
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Dreamstime
November 01, 2018 - 7:55 am
(KNX 1070) - A teacher’s strike continues to loom in Los Angeles after the teacher’s union rejected a revised contract offer from the Los Angeles Unified School District and both sides are pointing fingers. KNX reporter Margaret Carrero: (2/2) @UTLAnow President tells @KNX1070 they want genuine...
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2018 - 8:51 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - On the eve of a civil court trial, the Los Angeles Unified School District has agreed to pay $5 million to a young woman who was sexually abused as a teen by a middle school teacher, it was reported today. Attorneys for the woman, who is now 20, say the payout is the largest...
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Dreamstime
October 12, 2018 - 5:08 pm
(KNX 1070) - Negotiations between the LA Unified School District and the teachers union did not go well. Today's mediation session, the third one ended with no contract and the district immediately filed an unfair labor practice charge against the United Teachers Los Angeles for allegedly refusing...
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