From Resources to Results: LAUSD's Quest for Equity, Autonomy, Transparency and Excellence

Date: 
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 11:30am

On April 27th, PACE and Pivot Learning Partners presented "From Resources to Results: LAUSD's Quest for Equity, Autonomy, Transparency and Excellence." This daylong conference examined the reform efforts of the LAUSD amidst one of the largest budget crisis known to the district. The panels featured multiple perspectives discussing how resources are allocated to afford greater autonomy for schools, greater budget transparency for the community and greater equity of results for students.

Following are the podcasts of the events:

Overview of LAUSD's Core Stratergies

Ray Cortines. Superintendent. LAUSD. [Podcast unavailable].

Keynote Address

Susanna Loeb. Professor of Education. Stanford University. Co-Director, PACE.

[audio:http://www.stanford.edu/group/pace/PODCASTS/2010_APR_27_PACE_PIVOT_LOEB....
To view a copy of the slides used for this presentation, click here (requires Adobe Acrobat).

LAUSD Spending Analysis Presentation

Jay Chambers. Senior Research Fellow and Managing Director, American Institutes for Research.


To view a copy of the slides used for this presentation, click here (requires Adobe Acrobat).

Panel: School-level Perspective on Transparent Budgeting

Brett Gallini. Director of School Leader recruitment and Selection. NYC Department of Education. Former Principal, the Discovery School for Inquiry and Research P.S. 201Q.
Rosemarie Martinez
. Principal, The Academic Leadership Community at the Miguel Contreras Learning Complex. LAUSD.
Aaron Townsend
. Principal, Coliseum College Prep. Oakland USD.
Facilitator:
Dorothy Harpner, Pivot Learning Partners.

Panel: District-level Perspective on Transparent Budgeting and the Change Management Process

Judy Elliott. Chief Academic Officer, LAUSD.
Matt Hill. Administrative Officer, LAUSD.
Brett Gallini. Director of School Leader Recruitment and Selection. NYC Department of Education and Former Principal, The Discovery School for Inquiry and Research P.S. 201Q.
Facilitator: Steve Jubb. Pivot Learning Partners.

Panel: Policy implications of Transparent Budgeting

Arun Ramanathan. Executive Director, EdTrust West.
David Rattray. SVP Education and Workforce Development, LA Chamber of Commerce.
Dom Summa. Retired Assistant Executive Director, CTA.
Facilitator: Charles Kerchner. Research Professor, Claremont Graduate University.

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