At its February 8th meeting, the Board of Education approved a resolution that Board Member McKenna and Schmerelson introduced to raise awareness of oral health, highlight the value of dental screenings. It is well documented that oral health screenings are […]Read more
Student Advisory Council Discusses Ethnic Studies Requirement
On January 20th, my Student Advisory Council (SAC) reconvened for our first meeting of the Spring Semester. SAC members had the opportunity to hear from the Division of Instruction’s Mr. Estevan Leyva, who talked about the expansion of Ethnic Studies […]Read more
Remembering Holocaust Survivor and LAUSD teacher Leon Leyson
On January 27th every year, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, we mark the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp in 1945. In LAUSD, we take this time to remember one of our own, Leon Leyson, who was a […]Read more
Introducing two Resolutions: Climate Literacy and Declaring February as Children’s Oral Health Month
This month Board Member Schmerelson will be introducing two resolutions to the Board of Education for their consideration. They will be heard for the first time at the Board Meeting on January 25th at 1 p.m and will be up […]Read more
Interview with CNN at Van Nuys HS Grab & Go Center
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So glad to visit our schools in December!
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Family and Community Engagement Committee met on Thursday December 9, 2021
The Family and Community Engagement Committee reconvened on December 9th, 2021 and learned the following from staff presentations: School-Based Parent Positions: After the Personnel Commission staff shared a presentation regarding the various District parent support positions, the Committee heard from Community […]Read more