Welcome to Pico-Union, one of America’s worst performing schools in one of Los Angeles’s most brutal neighborhoods. The students are apathetic and hostile, the teachers are cynical and burned out, and the administrators are out of touch. Weapons, failing grades, and brawls are the norm; homework, reading, and safety are fantasy. Here, survival precedes learning.
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Published May 22, 2009
Biographies & Memoirs.