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School district security officers are using bike patrols

CULVER CITY — More and more Culver City Unified School District security officers have begun appearing on and around local campuses astride mountain bicycles, part of an effort aimed at encouraging friendly interaction with students, parents and community members. From the seat of a bicycle, officers are more visible than on foot and more approachable Read More…

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PLANNING FOR PARITY

LAUSD launches community school plan at Crenshaw, Dorsey and Washington SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A comprehensive plan that hopes to achieve parity for low-performing schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District has been launched at three high schools with large African-American student bodies and the middle and elementary schools that feed them.  At the Read More…

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Airport apprenticeship program graduates sixth class

LOS ANGELES — The HireLAX Apprenticeship Readiness Program graduated its sixth cohort Aug. 30, with 25 students ready to take the next step in their construction careers after successfully completing the intensive eight-week program taught at Los Angeles Southwest College.  “Programs like HireLAX are critical to helping residents access quality union jobs and create pathways Read More…