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Morning Read: LAUSD magnet applications a frustrating process

LA School Report | November 12, 2014

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Parents find LA schools magnet program application process daunting
Some families find the process time for applying to LA Unified magnet schools time-consuming and frustrating. KPCC

Weary march into Corrective Action continues in CA
The confused and complex landscape surrounding school accountability in California is set to take one more step deeper into the abyss. S&I Cabinet Report

Charter schools now try to keep teachers with mom-friendly policies
With teacher turnover rate at 36%, charters try a bold new strategy: childcare. The Hechinger Report

Orange Unified School District explores options after bond failure
The Orange Unified School District is exploring options for fixing up its aging schools after the seeming defeat of its $296 million bond measure. Orange County Register

Charter school authorizers grapple with closures
The city of Indianapolis is among several charter authorizers that have been pioneering new best practices in school closure. Education Week

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