State superintendent candidates forumState superintendent candidates forum
LACOE will host a forum with the two candidates for the state's top education post on Sept. 17. Tom Torlakson and Marshall Tuck will discuss the critical issues affecting public education in California. Open to the public; RSVP encouraged....Read more
Curriculum & Instruction professional development for 2014-15Curriculum & Instruction professional development for 2014-15
Here you will find links to workshops and webcasts providing information and support for district leaders. A comprehensive listing of trainings and workshops offered by the Division of Curriculum and Instructional Services....Read more
Grant to support preschool-kindergarten transitionGrant to support preschool-kindergarten transition
LACOE's Early Head Start and Head Start programs have won a $450k grant to support parents and children through the key transition points from birth to age five....Read more
Court schools embrace new approach to instructionCourt schools embrace new approach to instruction
A "Celebration of Learning" marked the roll-out of LACOE's Road to Success Academy model at four probation camp schools....Read more
Literacy program evolves with the timesLiteracy program evolves with the times
A new program in LACOE's Curriculum and Instructional Services Division is focused on school readiness and family engagement....Read more
A second chance at successA second chance at success
Kellie Noa found herself hanging out with the wrong crowd and losing interest in schoolwork. But her story took a positive turn after enrolling in LACOE's Downey community school....Read more
Region 11 K-12 Student Mental Health InitiativeRegion 11 K-12 Student Mental Health Initiative
A three-year effort has resulted in a training, education and sustainable solutions aimed at improving student mental health....Read more
Juvenile hall begins anti-bullying campaignJuvenile hall begins anti-bullying campaign
Creating safe learning environments is the goal of an anti-bullying project launched recently at Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall in Downey....Read more
Program recognizes cyber school projectsProgram recognizes cyber school projects
Exemplary classroom instructional technology projects from schools throughout the county were honored with 2014 Digital Voice Awards in an online “virtual” celebration. View the awards webcast and the winning projects....Read more
2014 California Distinguished Schools2014 California Distinguished Schools
Nearly 100 schools in L.A. County are among those chosen for the state's honor recognizing innovative approaches to promoting academic achievement among all students....Read more
New funding & accountability systemNew funding & accountability system
The Local Control Funding Formula and related accountability plan represent the most significant education finance reform in four decades. LACOE has set up an online template and review system to assist districts with this process, along with a web page with information and resources....Read more
Public affairs show focuses on education issuesPublic affairs show focuses on education issues
The new school funding formula and Career Technical Education were among the topics discussed by Assembly member Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) on the latest “Schools on Point,” a public affairs program hosted by Supt. Arturo Delgado. ...Read more
Online courses on the Common CoreOnline courses on the Common Core
Check out the schedule of online courses for 2014 aimed at helping educators implement the new Common Core state standards....Read more
Challenger Reform Task ForceChallenger Reform Task Force
The Task Force oversees the effort to improve educational and rehabilitative programming at the Challenger Memorial Youth Center, a juvenile probation facility in Lancaster....Read more
Resources for school safetyResources for school safety
LACOE's Community Health and Safe Schools program provides links to resources for schools and districts....Read more
The future is here at LACOEThe future is here at LACOE
LACOE’s eBook library will change the culture of book and textbook loans for L.A. County’s middle and high school students....Read more
FCMAT action planFCMAT action plan
An independent review of LACOE by the Fiscal Crisis & Management Assistance Team resulted in 400 recommendations for improvement. Track LACOE's progress in responding to the recommendations using our online tool....Read more
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Click to view album: Celebration of Learning 7.20.14
Celebration of Learning 7.20.14
Click to view album: LACOE Salutes the Golden Bell Winners - 5.15.14
LACOE Salutes the Golden Bell Winners - 5.15.14
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LACHSA Grand Opening Ceremony
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Los Angeles County High School for the Arts
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History Day LA Event 2013
Click to view album: Very Special Arts Festival - 10.26.12
Very Special Arts Festival - 10.26.12

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