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LA School Report | January 9, 2015

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Arne Duncan to call for No Child Left Behind revamp
Education Secretary Arne Duncan will call for repealing and replacing the nation’s landmark federal education law, No Child Left Behind. Politico

Obama plan would help many go to community college free
President Obama said Thursday that he would propose a government program to make community college tuition-free for millions of students. New York Times

Digital Library’s use, usefulness questioned
About half the state’s teachers have access to a new “Digital Library” to help them teach Common Core, but it’s unclear how many are actually using it. Ed Source

Study: Suspensions harm ‘well-behaved’ kids
The study is believed to be the first to look closely at the academic performance of individual students who have never been suspended. Ed Source

People want better sex education than what many states require
A majority of U.S. states don’t mandate sex education, even though two-thirds of Americans think students should get it. Huffington Post

Wellness survey proves a good resource for LCAP needs
The healthy student survey is making a comeback. SI&A Cabinet Report

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