Policy Recommendations

Lawmakers at each level of government have a shared responsibility for the education, health and well-being of Black families throughout Los Angeles County and in the 14 districts highlighted.

Findings from our analysis and examination of county and district level educational, health, and community data provide a deeper understanding of how out-of-school factors working in combination with in-school factors contribute to the educational trajectory and health of Black students. This section of the report translates report findings to policymakers at the city, district, county, state and federal level to consider.

Policy recommendations are organized into three main themes: COVID-19 & reopening schools, in-school and out-of-school policies.

In this section: