Education

Resources

  students in a classroom 

"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." -Benjamin Franklin 

  • Heather Tuttle - Chairperson
  • Michele Cooley-Strickland, M.Ed., Ph.D. - Vice-Chairperson
  • Andrew Kamm
  • Sylvia Wilson
  • Zach Siglow
  • Fred Puza
  • Eric Davidson – Community Member
  • Denny Schneider – Community Member

Mission:

To represent the NCWP stakeholders in helping support and enhance:

  1. Elementary, middle, and high schools located in Westchester, Playa del Rey and Playa Vista; and 
  2. The relationship with local Westchester/Playa colleges and universities

Goals

To engage the community in support of advancing the success of the local elementary, middle, and high schools, as well as that of the local colleges and universities. The NCWP Education Committee endeavors to represent the NCWP stakeholders in helping support local schools by enhancing:

  1. School resources;
  2. Students' educational experiences;
  3. Parental involvement; and/or
  4. Community partnerships.  

Want to Know More about us? See our aricle in the HomeTown News - Back to School edition pp. 13-14: 

http://issuu.com/westchesterpdrhometownnews/docs/htnseptemberbacktoschoo...


Upcoming Neighborhood Council Education Committee Meetings: (The public is strongly encouraged to attend)

  • Westchester/Playa del Rey/Playa Vista Neighborhood Council Education Committee: Metings are held every fourth Wednesday of the month in the Westchester Municipal Building Community Room, 7166 W. Manchester Avenue (at the corner of Lincoln Boulevard), Los Angeles, California 90045. The public is encouraged to attend. Meetings for 2019 are held from 6:30-8pm.
 

Charter Schools in Los Angeles

http://achieve.LAUSD.net/Page/397 

http://achieve.LAUSD.net/Page/1814

http://www.CCSA.org/understanding/

Questions about Charter Schools' Facilities Information and Proposition 39?

http://achieve.LAUSD.net/Page/1828

http://www.CCSA.org/2010/09/about-Proposition-39.html

http://Achieve.LAUSD.net/cms/lib08/CA01000043/Centricity/Domain/106/FAQ%20-%202014-15%20110113.pdf

 

Learning Disabilities Information

Free downloadable resource from the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), "Dyslexia in the Classroom: What Every Teacher Needs to Know (2013)"

http://www.interdys.org/ewebeditpro5/upload/DyslexiaInTheClassroom.pdf

https://ldaamerica.org/

 

 

Westchester Recreation Center

https://www.laparks.org/reccenter/westchester