Posts Tagged as "Local Control Funding Formula"

Students Grade LBUSD’s Local Control & Accountability Plan

Aug. 15, 2014 / By
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On Aug. 6th, 2014, parents, students and community leaders along with special guest Christopher J. Steinhauser, superintendent of the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) met to grade LBUSD on its first-year implementation process of the Local Control Funding Formula...

Reactions to LCAP: Less Police, More Student Services & Programs

Jun. 19, 2014 / By
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This week, The Long Beach Unified School District passed its Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP), which explains how it will meet annual goals with specifics to Local Control Funding Formula, which allocates funds to students with the highest needs...

LCAP Countdown: No More Class Time Lost to Suspension, LB Says

Jun. 12, 2014 / By
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In Long Beach, students, parents and community members in the Every Student Matters coalition are asking the Superintendent and SchoolBoard to make their LCAP reflect what the research shows and students and parents there want, more money on prevention and intervention over police and criminalization...

Join The Every Student Matters Thunderclap

Jun. 3, 2014 / By
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“Supt. Steinhauser invest #LCFF in positive school climate not punishment. $2.4 mil for restorative practices & PBIS!*”

Students Stage ‘Silent Protest’ Over Funding Concerns

May. 23, 2014 / By
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Long Beach students and members of Californians for Justice delivered testimonials and staged a “silent protest” during the Long Beach Unified School Board meeting at the district headquarters on Tuesday...

Parents Demand Seat At LCFF Table in LA

Apr. 28, 2014 / By
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Parents from across Los Angeles gave mixed grades for the district’s approach in involving them in budgetary decisions Wednesday, at a forum hosted by New America Media and organization Families In Schools, intended as an outlet for parents to voice their concerns...

Parent Engagement, Not Just Involvement, Key to LCFF Success

Mar. 20, 2014 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Anna Challet

For Sandy Mendoza, advocacy manager of the Los Angeles-based organization Families in Schools, the difference between parent involvement and parent engagement could make or break California’s new school funding law...