Email Trumps Facebook
LAUSD’s social media director, Stephanie Abrams (pictured) has already been the subject of a smattering of news coverage and is featured in next month’s Scholastic Administrator magazine. In the meantime one of Abrams’ biggest projects, a social media survey of the district, is out, and The Journal has some coverage. Here’s LAUSD’s Tumblr announcement....
By Alexander Russo | July 27, 2012
Morning Read, 7-26-12: Stick a Pin In It
Well, late-morning reading, anyway. • LAUSD is giving schools more options to have various levels of autonomy from the district, saying it will help teachers and administrators move away from a “one-size-fits-all” approach to education. It’s another example of how the charter school movement is placing competitive pressure on LAUSD to diversify, experiment and improve....
By Hillel Aron | July 26, 2012
Morning Reading 7-23-12: Big Day For Parent Trigger
The Parent Trigger gets pulled, exam questions end up on social media, schools will get money for after-school programs (just don’t call them that), and more.
By Hillel Aron | July 22, 2012