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LA School Report | April 22, 2015

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After delay, lawmakers to vote on California vaccine bill
A contentious bill that would require California schoolchildren to be vaccinated faces a critical vote Wednesday. Contra Costa Times

Fight over renewal of Obama’s school lunch rules creates unlikely alliances
The Healthy School Meals Act was seen as a landmark nutritional achievement for the most health-conscious White House in recent memory. Los Angeles Times

Duncan: Chicago Public School students deserve stability
Education Secretary Arne Duncan, a former Chicago Public Schools CEO, called it “sad” that CPS now has its fifth chief executive since 2010. Chicago Sun Times

7 middle school students splashed by diesel fuel from disabled bus
About 40 LAUSD fifth grade students and two teachers were aboard the bus at the time. CBS Los Angeles

A head start implementing the new science standards
The new standards –are a companion to content goals already established under the banner of Common Core. SI&A Cabinet Report

Are the Common Core tests a big success or a resounding failure?
Will the Common Core survive technical issues and the opt out movement? The Hechinger Report

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