Los Angeles Unified School District Teachers Go On Strike

Published: Monday, January 14, 2019 - 1:40pm
Updated: Monday, January 14, 2019 - 3:47pm
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For the first time in 30 years, teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District — the nation’s second largest — have walked off the job.

The strike comes months after contract negotiations between the teacher’s union and the school district. A key sticking point in the negotiations is reducing class sizes and hiring more staff.

To hear the latest on the strike, The Show turned to Madeline Will, reporter for Education Week in Washington, D.C.

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