Austin Beutner is a former investment banker, deputy mayor and publisher. We asked him about what he brings to LAUSD.
The new superintendent for America's second largest school district has never been an educator. What does that mean for schools?
Here's what we know about how he thinks about schools.
Study finds that for many states, public education funding still hasn’t come back to pre-Recession levels
It’s been a decade since the Great Recession, and while a lot of things in the economy have recovered, state funding for public schools is still lagging behind pre-Recession levels, after accounting for inflation. That’s according to the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, a think tank that focuses on ways that federal and state […]
A university program arms school leaders with business skills.
As the charter movement grows, the NAACP has called for a moratorium.