Teacher's union calls on LAUSD to keep students learning at home this fall

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) hasn't announced how or if schools will reopen in August. But on Friday, the teachers' union, UTLA, called on the district to keep students learning at home. Members are not convinced that the district could do all that is needed to keep students and faculty safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

State of California issues reopening guidelines for school districts

Schools in the Southland and throughout the state won't be the same if and when they reopen this fall, with California education officials releasing new safety guidelines on Monday that include small classroom cohorts, face masks, virtual field trips, half-empty school buses, and other changes to protect against the spread of coronavirus.