Heather Calomese talks to EdSource about distance learning, social justice and the future of special education.
Districts have incurred many new costs as a result of the pandemic and face budget deferrals and cuts as a result of the financial crisis.
State guidance offers recommendations, but school districts will decide conditions and safety measures for reopening campuses.
Doctors urge schools to reopen, but some parents are reluctant to put children at risk.
The superintendent of public instruction announced he is launching a training initiative to help end systematic racism in schools.
It’s time to address racism and implicit bias in education and its impact on black and brown students, the Superintendent of Public Instruction said.
State hosts first panel for students to talk about their concerns about online classes and their mental health.
Oakland Unified school board temporarily waives its 2.0 GPA and senior project grad requirements during emergencies such as school closures.
The California Department of Education has provided guidance for districts, schools, teachers and parents of students in special education.
During a webinar viewed by 7,000 people, state officials encourage innovation to provide service and promise cooperation in weeks ahead.
A series of activities designed to teach math concepts inspired by children’s books is being piloted as part of a statewide early math initiative.
California schools must do a better job of counting and providing services to homeless students, audit says.
Hundreds of schools were closed for multiple days in October, leaving school districts worried about losing instruction days and state funds.
Increasing the number of teachers of color in California classrooms is a top priority for California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond.
The debate over whether ethnic studies is an appropriate and valuable course for high school students was settled long ago.