Betty Márquez Rosales
Before joining EdSource, Betty worked on reporting projects for Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting and the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley. Betty’s stories have appeared in The New York Times, Fusion, and local news publications across California. She has worked in education and communications, earned a Master’s degree in journalism from UC Berkeley, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in gender studies from UC Santa Barbara.
All articles by Betty Márquez Rosales
The program at the Whittier Union High School District aims to “tap into that trust” that parents often share among each other.
February 17, 2021
In Los Angeles Unified, some board members have signaled support for additional instructional time, as the nation’s second-largest school district continues with distance learning.
February 2, 2021
An after-school tutoring program kicked off amid the global health crisis is showing early promise in pockets of Los Angeles Unified, where a drop in grades among students has upended the nation’s second-largest school district’s approach to grading and instruction.
January 21, 2021
School districts are facing pressure to improve ventilation at their campuses to reduce the airborne spread of the coronavirus.
January 8, 2021
Community colleges hardest hit as college enrollment among high school graduates falls nationally amid the pandemic
High school graduates are putting off going to college as students and families cope with the financial challenges of the pandemic, a new national study shows.
December 10, 2020
Spanish-language resources help parents understand how to navigate distance learning.
September 21, 2020
Preschool students facing a learning loss because Covid-19 closed their nursery school and child care programs are getting help from parents and teachers trying to keep them learning.
September 2, 2020
One of the smallest districts in the state in a county with comparatively low infection rates, Indian Diggings Elementary School District opened for in-person instruction but with safeguards against the coronavirus.
August 19, 2020
Trump administration will continue limit DACA program, which provides temporary relief from deportation for undocumented students.
July 28, 2020
One student’s journey to join the largest group of Latino students admitted to the University of California
After years of constant moving and economic instability, Johana Resendiz is now part of the history-making Latino students accepted into the UC system this year
July 28, 2020
Undocumented youth eligible to submit first-time applications remain in limbo after Supreme Court’s DACA decision.
July 13, 2020
Incoming and current college students report heightened financial and coursework distress, new survey finds.
July 9, 2020
As food needs for California's community college students have increased, their campus food pantries face stagnant budgets.
July 1, 2020
Maria Amaya, the first in her family to read and write, also wanted to be the first to graduate high school. Then her family came down with Covid-19.