LAUSD Regular Board Meeting April 23

The LAUSD Board will vote on a resolution to create an independent taxpayer oversight committee to ensure that Measure EE parcel tax funds are used equitably to improve student achievement and district finances. The Board will also vote on a resolution from Board Members George McKenna and Kelly Gonez to help close the African American opportunity and achievement gaps. The Board will vote on a resolution from student board member Tyler Okeke and Board Members Monica Garcia and Kelly Gonez to study the feasibility of a 2020 ballot initiative to lower the voting age for school board election to 16 so that students may vote. The Board will also vote on a resolution from Board Members Scott Schmerelson and George McKenna to provide a library aide to every elementary school with a library. The Board will also consider changes to Board rules, including shortening public comment time from three minutes to two. The entire Board agenda can be found here.