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How Does Arizona's New Law Affect What's Taught in LAUSD Schools?

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Yesterday, LAUSD's Board of Education voted in support of condemning neighbor-state Arizona's controversial immigration law, SB 1070, on the grounds that its enforcement is likely to promote racial profiling.

During the course of the discussion on the issue as it pertains to the education of their enrolled students, of which almost three-quarters are of Latino heritage, the Board requested that Superintendent Ramon Cortines "ensure that civics and history classes discuss the recent laws with students in the context of the American values of unity, diversity and equal protection for all people,” as described in a press release.

So how does that impact what is taught in LAUSD schools?