Endorsements

MEDIA

  • Los Angeles Times

LABOR

  • Los Angeles County Federation of Labor
  • United Teachers of Los Angeles
  • Associated Administrators of Los Angeles
  • LA School Police
  • LA School Police Management Association
  • LA/OC Building and Construction Trades
  • IBEW Local 11
  • Teamsters Local 572
  • California School Employees Association (CSEA)
  • SEIU Local 99

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party
  • Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
  • San Fernando Valley Young Democrats
  • North Valley Democratic Club
  • East Area Progressive Democrats
  • Stonewall Democratic Club
  • Valley Grassroots for Democracy
  • Americans for Democratic Action (ADA)
  • New Frontiers Democratic Club
  • Parents Supporting Teachers (Padres Apoyando a Maestros)
  • Armenian National Committee of America -WR
  • Sierra Club
  • Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project, Los Angeles County
  • Pilipino American Los Angeles Democrats
  • Indivisible 30
  • Indivisible Northridge
  • ACCE Action (Alliance of Californians for Community
  • Democratic Socialists of America

ELECTED OFFICIALS

  • Superintendent of Instruction Tony Thurmond
  • California Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian
  • Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
  • City Councilmember Paul Krekorian
  • California Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian
  • City Councilmember Paul Krekorian
  • City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield
  • City Councilmember Paul Koretz
  • City Councilmember Herb Wesson
  • City Attorney Mike Feuer
  • LAUSD Board Member George McKenna
  • LAUSD Board Member Jackie Goldberg
  • LAUSD Board President Richard Vladovic
  • LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl
  • Culver City Councilmember Daniel Lee
  • LAUSD Board Member Julie Korenstein (Ret.)
  • LAUSD Board President Steve Zimmer (Ret.)
  • California Assemblymember Scott Wildman (Ret.)

  • Network for Public Education Action endorses Scott Schmerelson

    The Network for Public Education Action is pleased to endorse Scott Mark Schmerelson for Los Angeles Unified School District, Board District 3. Scott was elected to this position in 2015 after he beat a two-term incumbent. Scott’s strength has been to inform all his policy decisions on how instruction and operations impact each of LAUSD’s […]

  • Scott Schmerelson receives endorsement from Southern California Armenian Democrats (SCAD)

    On Thursday, January 27, 2020. After a careful evaluation and consideration, The Southern California Armenian Democrats (SCAD) are proud and honored to endorse Scott Schmerelson’s re-election for Los Angeles Unified School Board, District 3. SCAD is proud to join the Los Angeles County Democratic Party and numerous Democratic Clubs in endorsing Scott Schmerelson’s re-election to […]

  • Sierra Club recognizes Scott’s leadership in environmental matters by endorsing him!

    WELL DESERVED! Scott’s success is passing the Clean Energy resolution was evidence of his commitment to making sure our schools are strong stewards of the environment. As this LAist article reported, Scott’s resolution represented “an aggressive set of goals that would ultimately wean the nation’s second-largest school district off of all non-renewable energy sources by 2040. […]

  • Los Angeles Times endorses Scott Schmerelson

    Schmerelson, an incumbent who is strongly allied with the teachers union, United Teachers Los Angeles, has been the most vocally hostile to Beutner and to the growth of charter schools in the district. Yet he is not so rigid in practice, and, to his credit, has actually voted to approve many charters. Schmerelson shows a […]

  • PLANNED PARENTHOOD endorses Scott Schmerelson!

    I am truly honored to be the candidate, in the race for LAUSD Board District 3, to be endorsed by the Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles County Action Fund. At a time when reproductive rights and women’s access to comprehensive reproductive health services are under attack, I am proud to stand with the Advocacy […]

  • Young Democrats in LA and in the Valley Endorse Scott!

    It is so good to get the endorsement of our Democrats from LA County and from the San Fernando Valley! Founded nearly 50 years ago by Congressmen Henry Waxman and Howard Berman and former City Controller Rick Tuttle and others, the Los Angeles County Young Democrats is the largest organization in California focused on giving young people a voice […]

  • The LA County Federation of Labor stands with Scott!

    It’s not everyday that you get the support of 800,000 workers who are working, day in and day out, to bring lasting change to Los Angeles! The endorsement by the County Federation of workers means being supported by a movement for justice and opportunity. It is a great honor. Thank you for your support! See […]

  • Diane Ravitch endorses Scott!

    Diane Ravitch, an eminent historian of education, an educational policy analyst, and a research professor at New York University and previously U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, has endorsed Scott! Ravitch has been the titular leader of the grass-roots movement against corporate school reform since 2010 when her book “The Death and Life of the Great American […]

  • Armenian National Committee – WR endorses Scott

    The Armenian National Committee of America Western Region has endorsed Scott Schmerelson for Los Angeles Unified School Board, District 3. The endorsement followed a meeting between Board member Schmerelson and representatives of the ANCA Western Region Board of Directors and members of ANCA Western Region Education Committee. “Over the years, Mr. Schmerelson has been immensely […]

  • SCOTT SCHMERELSON, the only candidate endorsed by ALL Democrats!

    Did you know that Scott has been endorsed by all the Democratic club in the Los Angeles area (see logos below), and by every Democratic elected official who is endorsing in this race?

  • Education Workers SEIU 99 Endorse!

    SEIU Local 99 Endorses Scott Schmerelson