Dr. Ref Rodriguez was elected President of the Los Angeles School Board at it's first meeting on Thursday, July 6th. As a co-founder of a charter schools group, Dr. Rodriguez's election to this position is a strong indication of the intentions of the new majority on the school board.
"The new board members and I have a charter background [but] we really are about high-quality schools for all kids.... The board’s role really is to tackle high quality and excellence.”
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