ECC School Attendance Task Force Media Response

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LA Times Extra, November 4, 2013 Fewer school truancy tickets issued by Teresa Watanabe


LA Times, October 19, 2013 The Truancy Test (op-ed reply by Barbara Latham Lyon


Long Beach Press-Telegraph Discipline reform advocates rally at LBSUD board meeting


Long Beach Post, October 9, 2013LBUSD Board Unanimously Votes to Reform Exclusionary Disciplinary Policies


Los Angeles Times, November 29, 2012For dropouts, a way to drop back in...


KPCC Online, April 27, 2012LA School Police ticket more than 33,000 students; many are middle schoolers


Daily Breeze, March 23, 2012Truancy Law to Get Revision (Reprint from The Daily News)


Los Angeles Times, February 23, 2012L.A. Truancy Law Scaled Back


Daily News, February 22, 2012Council also OKs drop in truancy fines


Los Angeles Times—Opinion, February 19, 2012L.A.'s truancy trouble — a fresh look


PBS—Rick Reiff, February 8, 2012Why are LA Schools Getting a Failing Grade?


Long Beach Post, February 8, 2012Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants


West Ranch Beacon, February 3, 2012Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants


ACLU News, February 2, 2012L.A. Civil Rights Organizations Applaud Adoption of School Attendance Reform Recommendations by Education Coordinating Council


Annenberg Digital News, February 2, 2012New Report Aims To Address Truancy in LA Schools


iWatch News, February 2, 2012Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants


KPCC Online, February 2, 2012Working to solve LA's truancy problems as a community


The Labor/Community Strategy Center, February 2, 2012Los Angeles Civil Rights Organizations Applaud Adoption of School Attendance Reform


Metro South Bay Snapshot, August 9, 2011Jefferson High Safety Zone


Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Press Release, March 8, 2011Model School Attendance Review Board