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[Los Angeles County] Los Angeles Hopes to Avoid Moving Backward on Education for Foster Students

Blog note: this article references a grand jury report.

Big changes may be ahead for the nearly 3,600 foster youth currently enrolled in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). Last week, the district announced that it will start producing regular data reports on how students in foster care are faring in school and how often they are changing schools — a key issue for foster youth who are frequently forced to change placements far from home.