Media Coverage
Braddock Prostest - Padres de familia realizaron una protesta "contra Charter Schools"

Padres de familia realizaron una protesta pacifico, el distrito escolar se oponen que integre una escuela charter, hay tres diferentes programas y uno mas podria crear sobre poblacion estudiantil y de recursos. Los padres estamos en contra de eso porque quieren venir y va a ser otra escuela completamente separada dentro de nuestra escuela. 

Media Coverage
ICE Protest - Telemundo 52

Familiares protestaron frente a migración en los ángeles por un hombre detenido cuando llevaba a su hija estudiar exigen reunión para reafirmar la política de zonas sensibles, como las escuelas, para evitar los operativos de inmigración. (Relatives protested against immigration operatives in Los Angeles after a man got arrested when he picked up his daughter from school...)

Media Coverage
Marcha Por LA Unidad (Women's March)

Cientos llegaron al centro de la ciudad como parte de la marcha de unidad. (Hundreds came to the city center as part of the unity march.)

Press Release
UTLA-Endorsed Candidates Both Win Places In Runoff

Despite being outspent 2 to 1, UTLA-endorsed candidates Steve Zimmer and Imelda Padilla have advanced to the runoffs, in what has been called the most important and hotly contested school board race in U.S. history.

Media Coverage
What's behind all the big spending on the LA school board primary

Hundreds of students, parents, teachers, staffers and supporters of Magnolia charter schools circled the downtown headquarters of the Los Angeles Unified School District on Tues., Oct. 18, ahead of a school board vote to deny three Magnolia schools' charter renewal requests. KYLE STOKES/KPCC

ICE Seizures Statement

UTLA condemns in the strongest possible language the ICE seizures happening across the country, including those this week of two fathers who have lived in our community for decades.

President's Perspective
The Fight of our Lives

February 10 marked the one-year anniversary of the passage of the Build the Future, Fund the Fight (BFFF) initiative. Last year, I spent a lot of time in our BFFF phone-banking room, often with member stalwarts like Vince Fazzi, a health and human services leader. Calling our members, having great dialogues about the need for the dues increase, full merger, and Group Legal Services, in support of the strategic plan, seems like only yesterday.

Black History Month Resources

To help you integrate Black History Month into your classroom, NEA and AFT offers a selection of lesson plans that cover a variety subjects and that can be adapted to fit multiple grade levels.