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Big changes in requirements to...

Dec 15, 2017 by

John Fensterwald – The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing is making big changes in how special education teachers...

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More than 1 in 10 California s...

Dec 7, 2017 by

Lee Romney and Daniel J. Willis – California education officials on Tuesday released school-level data that shows that last...

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Jerry Brown’s dilemma: fix sch...

Dec 4, 2017 by

John Fensterwald – If he chooses, Gov. Jerry Brown can leave office a year from now with the satisfaction of seeing the Local...

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Some California state colleges...

Nov 25, 2017 by

With Cal State freshman-year dropout rates ranging from 5 percent to nearly 30 percent, six campuses joined a national effort to help...

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Songs about computer coding? I...

Nov 20, 2017 by

George White – An arts charter that adds science, technology, math and engineering finds a winning combination. When Zane...

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Suspension, expulsion rates fa...

Nov 2, 2017 by

Carolyn Jones – School suspensions and expulsions in California public schools have dropped dramatically among all racial and...

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Until poverty eliminated, scho...

Oct 24, 2017 by

Theresa Harrington – California has made higher graduation rates one of its key measures for assessing school performance as...

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California joins trend among s...

Oct 15, 2017 by

This week Gov. Jerry Brown made official what has been state policy for several years: he signed a bill abolishing the California...

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More Colleges Are Offering Mic...

Oct 10, 2017 by

If 2012 was “The Year of the MOOC”—massive open online courses, usually offered for free—2017 could be “The Year of the...

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Amid affluence, youth homeless...

Oct 4, 2017 by

Carolyn Jones and Daniel J. Willis – The San Francisco Bay Area, with its Teslas, tech start-ups and $3,700 one-bedroom rents,...

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Immigration crackdown taking h...

Sep 30, 2017 by

Carolyn Jones – Supportive postcards from neighbors and “Know Your Rights” posters line the hallways at Oakland...

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Less than half of all students...

Sep 26, 2017 by

Larry Gordon – The results for the newly revised SAT exam show that less than half of all test takers were fully college-ready...

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CSU faculty rebels against cha...

Sep 20, 2017 by

The California State University faculty is rebelling against recently announced changes in remedial education and math requirements...

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University of California hints...

Sep 14, 2017 by

Mikhail Zinshteyn – The University of California Board of Regents is debating possible tuition hikes for 2018-19 and changes to...

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Dyslexia, once the reading dis...

Aug 26, 2017 by

Jane Meredith Adams – Jamie Bennetts created a spreadsheet of every child’s reading scores in the small Knightsen Elementary...

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Watchdog agency’s new CEO warn...

Aug 3, 2017 by

John Fensterwald – Michael Fine is the new CEO of the Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team, perhaps the most important...

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Record high vaccination rates ...

Jul 30, 2017 by

Jane Meredith Adams – Vaccination rates for California 7th-graders reached their highest recorded levels, the California...

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LA Unified’s new board preside...

Jul 9, 2017 by

Mikhail Zinshteyn – This week the school board of the nation’s second largest school district voted 4-3 to elect Ref Rodriguez,...

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Votes coming on teacher tenure...

Jul 3, 2017 by

Between now and July 21, when they take a month off, state legislators will have to decide the fate of bills that passed one chamber...

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California colleges transform ...

Jun 22, 2017 by

Larry Gordon – Before Aida Tseggai could major in biology at Cal State Dominguez Hills, she had to catch up in math. She passed...

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