LACEF partners with LACSTA in supporting, developing and expanding the capacity of school districts in Los Angeles County. LACEF provides preeminent expert research on state and regional education policy. LACEF serves as a conduit between policy makers and school districts through strategic communication and engagement activities.
Mission: The Los Angeles County School Trustees Association is an organization of school board members created in 1937 by the County Superintendent of Schools. About 90 percent of the 93 schools and community college districts in Los Angeles County, as well as the County Board of Education, are members of LACSTA.
Under the auspices of the Los Angeles County Office of Education, LACSTA provides school board members with training, information and networking opportunities. LACSTA also cooperates with the California School Boards Association and other organizations for the betterment of education.