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Teacher arrested after classroom fight with student

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer MAYWOOD — A teacher at Maywood Academy High School was arrested Nov. 2 after getting into a fight with a 14-year-old student in a classroom. Marston Riley, a 64-year-old music teacher, was arrested for child abuse and booked at the East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station that afternoon and was released Read More…

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LAUSD, teachers’ union attend mediation session

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Labor negotiators for the Los Angeles Unified School District and the union representing 33,000 teachers began meeting with a state mediator Sept. 27 in hopes of brokering a resolution to a stalemate that could lead to the district’s first teacher walkout since 1989. LAUSD officials said after the session Read More…

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LAUSD welcomes back students and teachers

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — More than half a million Los Angeles Unified School District students headed back to school Aug. 14 as classes resumed at the nation’s second-largest school district. The school year marks the first for Austin Beutner as LAUSD superintendent, and he toured a variety of campuses to meet Read More…