"The LA Fund's #ArtsMatter program brings a bright focus to the fact that arts education is crucial for the success of our vibrant creative economy.
If there is no arts education, there can be no companies like DreamWorks Animation."
As schools take an increasingly tough tack on the problem of bullying, the Los Angeles Unified School District is teaming up with Hollywood to send 6,500 students from 49 schools to the Nokia Theater on Tuesday to watch the acclaimed documentary, "Bully." Click here to read more.
Roosevelt High School student Jerry Gallegos knows the pain of being bullied — he said he was taunted as a "fatty" for years. Yet, when he saw others being harassed, he stood by silently, afraid others would turn on him. Now, Jerry said, he is determined to act against bullies and reach out to vulnerable students. Click to read more.