On December 19, 2019, students from 99th Street Elementary School joined Kelly Clarkson on The Kelly Clarkson Show. Our scholars sang back up for Kelly’s new song, “Christmas Eve.” See their performance here. They were also surprised by special guest, Jennifer Hudson. See their reactions here.
The Evolution of “Willful Defiance” in LA Unified Schools
On December 13, 2019, EdSource published an article that discusses the positive impact LA Unified schools have seen after banning “willful defiance” suspensions. After six years of implementing a new policy, LA Unified says that they have seen an improvement in...