Gillian Russom

Gillian Russom is a history teacher at Roosevelt High School in Los Angeles. She has taught in the Los Angeles school district for eighteen years and currently represents the East Area on United Teachers Los Angeles’s Board of Directors.

Despite negative press, parents say they support a strike by United Teachers Los Angeles. Read more

Public School Shakedown



“It’s really hard to overstate the incredible feeling of empowerment, solidarity, and joy that you saw in school site picket lines and at the massive rallies that we held every single day.” Read more

Public School Shakedown