Lawsuit settlement results in ...

Feb 21, 2020 by

Funds will be shared by 75 elementary schools with the lowest reading scores. Alison Yin/EdSource The funding will be distributed as...

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Too Far Away: Distance is a ba...

Dec 19, 2019 by

Transportation challenges keep many community college students from going to college. Barstow commuter students face long, mountain...

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Schools fail to identify thous...

Dec 8, 2019 by

Despite state and federal laws, many schools undercounting students who lack stable housing. Carolyn Jones – Photo by Iris...

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Test-optional admissions won’t...

Nov 27, 2019 by

High SAT and ACT scores still provide an edge even if colleges don’t require them. Credit: CollegeSpring CollegeSpring students...

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University of California will ...

Nov 13, 2019 by

Zaidee Stavely – As the U.S. Supreme Court weighs whether to stop protecting some undocumented immigrants from deportation, the...

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Gov. Newsom missed opportunity...

Nov 2, 2019 by

If we raise the bar and also provide the right support for kids, teachers and parents, students will meet or exceed our expectations....

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One step closer to what no one...

Oct 28, 2019 by

Competing plans: $11 billion ‘split-roll’ challenge, $15 billion tax for schools The California School Boards Association and its...

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East Bay district struggles wi...

Oct 22, 2019 by

California sets no requirements for tutors’ education or training. Theresa Harrington – To help struggling students...

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More California community coll...

Oct 2, 2019 by

Analysis examines early effect of AB 705. Larry Gordon/EdSource Today Los Angeles City College, one of the state’s 114...

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Poverty levels in schools key ...

Sep 24, 2019 by

Louis Freedberg – While racial and ethnic segregation in the nation’s schools is strongly correlated with gaps in academic...

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California’s widely criticized...

Sep 18, 2019 by

Diana Lambert – The question of how best to represent all Californians when teaching ethnic studies is back on the table....

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Gov. Newsom, lawmakers strike ...

Sep 12, 2019 by

The proposed bond on the March 2020 ballot will include money for K-12 districts, including preschool, community colleges, UC and...

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Initiatives underway for low-c...

Aug 28, 2019 by

Students seeking alternatives to buying books As they start a new school year, college students usually come to campus knowing their...

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Gender, name changes could be ...

Aug 18, 2019 by

California school districts could soon be required to update records if graduates have changed their name or gender since leaving...

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California Teachers Associatio...

Aug 1, 2019 by

Ending a decades-long connection, the association representing California State University faculty has severed its ties with the...

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Opponents urge CSU to reject 4...

Jul 29, 2019 by

Larry Gordon – Some protesters against plan to boost CSU admissions requirements silently stood up during trustees meeting. The...

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We need more relevant curricul...

Jul 15, 2019 by

Students do better in school when they feel connected to what they are learning, teacher says. Whenever my sixth graders enter my...

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10 California districts strugg...

Jul 14, 2019 by

Evaluation of program offers lessons and guides for improvement For five years, a San Francisco foundation funded, and a research...

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Majority of California voters ...

May 20, 2019 by

Sydney Johnson – As pressure builds in California to increase funding for public schools, a new poll shows that a majority of...

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‘Inconvenient truths’ missing ...

May 16, 2019 by

Robin Lake and Ashley Jochim – Oakland Unified teachers crowded the street in front of MetWest High School near La Escuelita...

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