Zimmer Irate Over Reform Coalition Attacks
It was perhaps no surprise that District 4 School Board member Steve Zimmer was visibly upset when he happened to run into Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s Deputy Mayor for Education, Joan Sullivan, at today’s United Way education event. “RFK, Joan? Really?” said Zimmer as the two rode the escalator together. “That’s just wrong.” “I don’t know what...
By Hillel Aron | February 27, 2013
Mayoral Candidate James Proposes Trade Diploma
Before Monday’s debate, the topic of education had been largely AWOL from the Mayoral campaign. This might have seemed odd, considering what a huge role education issues played in outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s eight years in office. However, the five leading candidates are now beginning to stake out positions on education in order to attract...
By Hillel Aron | February 1, 2013