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Former Fremont High teachers join charter school movement

By Elizabeth Warden John C. Fremont High School, located in South Los Angeles, recently underwent reconstruction, a process that allows the Los Angeles Unified School District to make teachers at low performing schools, evaluated by a consecutive high dropout rates … Continue reading

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In Leimert Park, binding tradition with the new

By Elizabeth Warden A stuffed animal or toy train may seem like the perfect pastime for a child here in Los Angeles. But in the Diouf household, playtime is anything but ordinary. Two-year-old Ousmane Diouf’s daily amusement comes from a … Continue reading

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Libraries grapple with new issues in digital age

By Elizabeth Warden With access to a library card, anybody in Los Angeles can visit a public library and surf the Web. Whatever is legal material is fair game. That means some library patrons could be flocking to the library … Continue reading

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