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Striking Los Angeles teachers picket in rain with no deal imminent

Students arriving at some 900 campuses across the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) were met by their teachers carrying laminated picket signs in the city's first teachers' strike in three decades. "It's an existential battle for the future of public education," teacher Mike Finn told Reuters outside John Marshall High School in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Los Feliz. Officials for the LAUSD, which serves mostly working-class families who would lack child care if classes were canc...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Lausd, Reuters, Los Feliz, John Marshall High School, Los Angeles Unified School District LAUSD, Mike Finn


Los Angeles teachers strike, claiming 'existential battle' over schools

More than 30,000 Los Angeles teachers demanding higher pay and smaller class sizes walked off the job in America's second-largest school system on Monday, marching in the rain after negotiations over a new contract broke down. Students arriving for classes at some 900 campuses across the Los Angeles Unified School District were met by their teachers carrying picket signs and rallying for higher salaries, increased staff and smaller classes in the city's first teachers' strike in three decades. ...
Tags: News, America, Los Angeles, Reuters, Los Angeles Unified School District, John Marshall High School, Mike Finn


As LA Unified pushes new legal bid to postpone strike, parents and teachers make their picket signs in North Hollywood

On a street corner in North Hollywood, dozens of LAUSD elementary school students held handmade picket signs and chanted “Class size matters” or “We support teachers” to honking passersby on Sunday, as the teachers union said that its Jan. 10 strike date may be prolonged to Jan. 14 by a new legal offensive filed by the district. “UTLA goes to court proactively this week to scuttle his third attempt at an injunction, based on a disingenuous claim that UTLA did not give sufficient notice of our in...
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As LAUSD pushes new legal bid to postpone strike, parents and teachers make their picket signs in North Hollywood

On a street corner in North Hollywood, dozens of Los Angeles Unified elementary school students held handmade picket signs and chanted “Class size matters” or “We support teachers” to honking passersby on Sunday, as the teachers union said that its Jan. 10 strike date may be prolonged to Jan. 14 by a new legal offensive filed by the district. “UTLA goes to court proactively this week to scuttle his third attempt at an injunction, based on a disingenuous claim that UTLA did not give sufficient no...
Tags: Facebook, News, Education, La, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Otis, Colfax, Los Angeles Unified, PTA, United Teachers Los Angeles, Austin Beutner, North Hollywood, Faith Presbyterian Church


North Hollywood High wins LADWP Science Bowl

NORTH HOLLYWOOD — For the 19th time in 21 years, the North Hollywood High School A Team today won the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Science Bowl Regional Competition, officials said. The 25th Annual Regional Science Bowl competition was held at Los Angeles Department of Water and Power headquarters at 111 North Hope St. The North Hollywood A Team showcased “an outstanding grasp of advanced science, math and technology concepts, quick reflexes and grace under pressure,” the LADWP’s Wa...
Tags: Education, Washington, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Hitachi, Dwp, North Hollywood, LADWP, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, John Marshall High School, Top Stories LADN, Los Angeles Department, North Hollywood High School A Team


Clinton Touts Her Economic Changes, Says Nothing Will Change with Trump

Hillary Clinton spent a half hour focusing on economics and Donald Trump in her second visit to Northeast Ohio in about as many weeks. WKSU’s M.L. Schultze reports on a speech delivered in West Park, one of Cleveland’s changing neighborhoods. Clinton spoke in the gleaming new John Marshall High School to about 2,300 people. She called the school a symbol of the difference government investment can make to boost the middle class. “I want to see more technical education like I saw right here in Jo...
Tags: America, Hillary Clinton, Ohio, Cleveland, Donald Trump, Northeast Ohio, Clinton, Trump, WKSU, Schultze, John Marshall, West Park, John Marshall High School, Moody 's Analytics


Cleveland High School Students Get Down to Business Over Coffee

Students at a Cleveland high school that’s focused on business now have their own coffee shop. A craft coffee company that roasts its beans near John Marshall High School is helping students run the new “Lawyers’ Café.” Every customer gets a friendly welcome at Lawyer’s Café.  But before the bell rings, someone needs a latte. So Adalis Sanchez gets right down to business.
Tags: Cleveland, Cleveland High School, John Marshall High School


Cleveland teachers protest the school district pulling out of contract negotiations

About 400 Cleveland Teachers Union members and supporters packed the school board meeting at John Marshall High School tonight to protest the recent breakdown in contract negotiations with the Cleveland school district . The union and the district have been negotiating a contract extension since November, but the district pulled out of negotiations last week to send the dispute to a fact-finder.
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World Festival 2014 Planning

Hello Friends, World Festival will be held April 11 and 12, 2014 at John Marshall High School. We will share more updates on our Facebook page, Twitter, and our World Festival page as we get closer to the date. Please register before April 1, if you are interested in participating in the World Festival. Display Booth Registration Note: Food vendors will be contacted by our World Festival Food Co-ordinator. Applications are not accepted at this time. If you are contacted to provide food s...
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