LOS ANGELES – Community and business leaders are answering the call to provide homeless children in the Los Angeles Unified School District the devices and internet access they need to go to school during the pandemic.
FOX 11 first spoke to Sweet Alice Harris last week. She said more than a month after classes started, dozens of LAUSD students were still not attending class because they were never provided devices.
The LAUSD provided FOX 11 with a statement saying: “We are looking into this, however, we know these are trying times for families who have to juggle the impact the virus is having on their lives with the school needs of their children. We’ll continue to make sure every student has a device and internet connection. We encourage those who may need assistance to call their child’s school or the Los Angeles Unified Helpdesk at 213-443-1300….