City Council honors Ekchian during Armenian Genocide observance

City Council honors Ekchian during Armenian Genocide observance

Above, City Councilman Paul Krekorian presents Interim Superintendent Vivian Ekchian with a proclamation recognizing her commitment to the students of Los Angeles. Interim Superintendent Vivian Ekchian was honored Wednesday by the Los Angeles City Council during a...
Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Above, Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson unveils a sign dedicating the corner of West 39th Street and Dublin Avenue to Dr. Genevieve Shepherd, a legendary educator and community activist. Students and teachers from Thomas Bradley Global Awareness Magnet...
Fifty years since Dr. King’s assassination, Westchester High senior promotes his legacy

Fifty years since Dr. King’s assassination, Westchester High senior promotes his legacy

  Danielle Rawles, a senior and president of the Associated Student Body at Westchester High School, appeared Wednesday on KTTV’s “Good Day L.A” for a segment commemorating the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on April 4, 1968. She read excerpts from...
Parkland students discuss safe schools ahead of the March for Our Lives

Parkland students discuss safe schools ahead of the March for Our Lives

Above, Hayley Licata, left, and Mia Freeman, juniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Fla., share their stories of the Feb. 14 shooting at their school. Sharing their stories publicly for the first time since the Feb. 14 mass shooting at their school, two...
Girls academy honors Michelle King at inaugural ‘LaunchHerFuture’ breakfast

Girls academy honors Michelle King at inaugural ‘LaunchHerFuture’ breakfast

Above: From left, Girls academy students Leila Shiva, Emily Amador-Menzie, Jessica Sinnathamby and Zelda Moriwaki celebrate sisterhood at L.A. Unified’s first all-female STEM academy, now in its second year. The Girls Academic Leadership Academy – California’s first...