VOTE: LAUSD District 1 Special Election to Be Held August 12
Candidates Alex Johnson and George McKenna are vying for election to the District 1 seat on the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education. The seat, formerly held by the late Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, has been vacant since her sudden death last December.
TAKE ACTION: Ask the LAUSD Board of Education to Take Leadership on Arts Education Budget
Arts for LA has launched an Action Alert inviting LAUSD parents and community members to ask Board of Education members to lead the charge on having an arts education budget produced this month.
Via KPCC: LAUSD's Bennett Kayser on Arts Education
LAUSD Votes to Allocate Funds to Further "Arts at the Core"
The LAUSD Board of Education approved by a 5-2 vote a resolution to bolster district support for arts education as an extension of last year’s “Arts at the Core” resolution.
LAUSD Releases Plan to Rebuild Complete Education through the Arts for All Students
Los Angeles Unified School District officially released its plan to restore arts education throughout the district yesterday. The “Arts Education and Creative Cultural Network Plan” will bring funding for arts education back to pre-recession levels by 2017.
Los Angeles Leaders Salute LAUSD for "Arts at the Core"
On February 22, Arts for LA joined Arts for All and The Music Center in saluting the LAUSD Board of Education for their unanimous passage of the “Arts at the Core” resolution last October.
Glendale Candidates Respond to Arts & Culture Survey
Every candidate for Glendale’s Board of Education and eight of eleven candidates for Glendale City Council have responded to Arts for LA’s semiannual arts & culture candidate surveys. The surveys, which cover the overlap between the economy, public funding for the ar
Burbank Primary Election Results
With 9,869 votes cast last week in the Burbank City Council election, candidate Bob Frutos captured a solid majority with 5,262 votes and has been elected to a seat on the council.
Incumbents Prevail in Pasadena USD Elections
Three incumbents facing challenges to their seats on the Pasadena Unified School District Board of Education have secured early victories in that district's primary election, held March 5.
Los Angeles County Primary Municipal Elections Today
Many of LA County’s cities will hold primary nominating elections today. Check with the LA County Register-Recorder/County Clerk to learn more about them.