This week: We interview a Bakersfield teacher about how a residency program benefited her; and four education leaders share their views of what they liked and would have liked to hear in Newsom’s budget presentation.
This week: We interview the LAUSD superintendent about the turbulent teachers’ strike that shook the district and drew national attention one year ago.
John Fensterwald debates predictions for big events in California education in 2020 with Ryan Smith of the Partnership for LA Schools.
This week: We help deliver care packages to stressed-out CSU East Bay freshmen and get two views on a state audit critical of district spending on high-need students.
This week: LA County Superintendent Debra Duardo cites low performing student groups’ progress, while USC Professor Morgan Polikoff faults the dashboard design.
This week: We explore San Mateo County schools’ strategies on mental health and the California School Boards’ decision to put off a $15 billion tax for schools.
Learn what schools are doing right, and what has yet to be done.
This week: We explore the issue of gun violence and how school counselors are dealing with it and the multiple areas of stress in students’ lives.
This week: We revisit Proposition 187 — the anti-immigrant initiative that California voters passed 25 years ago; and superintendent of schools in Placer County, Gayle Garbolino Mojica, discusses how her 16 districts were able to lessen disruptions from multiple days of electrical blackouts in October.
This week: College students in evacuation centers worry about missed time; school districts turn suspensions into opportunities to change behavior.