Reimagining Middle Schools in LAUSD and Beyond

admin | Monday, March 14, 2016

The following post originally appeared on the website of Los Angeles Unified School District Board Member Ref Rodriguez. Reimagining middle schools in LAUSD and beyond By Dr. Ref Rodriguez Middle school can make it or break it for a student. Close to 200,000 students in Los Angeles public schools are middle grade students. That’s 200,000 […] Read More


Budgeting for 2016-2017 is in full swing at many schools and districts. No doubt educators are grappling with difficult issues like funding shortfalls, enrollment trends, personnel changes, and more. But amidst the challenges, let’s not lose sight of the ultimate goal: ensuring students are prepared to succeed in life, including their careers and, if they […] Read More