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Carolyn Jones is a senior reporter at EdSource. She was a reporter for 17 years at the San Francisco Chronicle, where she covered local government, the environment, breaking news and other beats. She’s also worked at the Oakland Tribune and Hayward Daily Review.
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Schools should work with nonprofits and government agencies to pay for expanded services, panelists say.
July 10, 2020
As districts disband or reform their police units, policymakers consider how to improve campus safety statewide.
June 30, 2020
Full funding, teacher recruitment and early childhood programs are included in a wide-ranging disability platform.
June 26, 2020
But the state needs to take stronger action to reform campus discipline, advocates say.
June 25, 2020
Breathing exercises can help students cope with stress and improve their ability to learn, studies say.
June 22, 2020
As Black Lives Matter movement gathers steam, more name changes likely are on the way, officials say.
June 19, 2020
Doctors urge schools to reopen, but some parents are reluctant to put children at risk.
June 8, 2020
This current crisis must be more than a teachable moment; it must lead to real change, education leaders say.
June 1, 2020
At some schools, online parent meetings have been nearly impossible.
May 27, 2020
So far, almost no money in federal coronavirus aid bills has been set aside for students with unstable housing.
May 26, 2020
State hosts first panel for students to talk about their concerns about online classes and their mental health.
May 22, 2020
The additional money would pay for extra staff to help students with disabilities catch up after schools reopen.
May 13, 2020
More than half of California students surveyed after campuses closed said they need mental health services.
May 13, 2020
Many homeless students may be “lost to school forever” as campuses closed in response to the pandemic, advocates fear.
May 4, 2020
California parents of special education students find ways to cope with unique challenges during school closures
With no routine and limited access to services, students and their families are feeling stressed and overwhelmed.