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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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New taxes would subsidize child care for low- and middle-income families.
March 25, 2018
$20,000 award from National Science Teachers Association will provide much-needed supplies to East Oakland middle school
March 18, 2018
Low-income and low-performing schools are facing the most obstacles in implementing the Next Generation Science Standards.
March 12, 2018
Music can help students remember math formulas and relieve stress in the classroom, studies show.
March 11, 2018
Report finds that even infants can learn abstract scientific concepts, and starting early can help them with science later on.
March 8, 2018
A UCLA survey of 730 schools nationwide found widespread negative impacts related to deportation fears.
March 4, 2018
At least 30 high schools now offer classes in data science, one of the state's most in-demand and highest-paying careers.
February 19, 2018
2019 budget proposal eliminates NASA education office and teacher training grants.
February 13, 2018
The move is a step forward in California's plan for computer science standards in public schools.
February 12, 2018
NASA, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and teacher training grants face more than $3 billion in cuts as Congress debates 2018 budget.
February 7, 2018
Learning math at the beach, on a city street, at the playground can engage even the most math-averse students, teachers say
February 4, 2018
Homeless students, destroyed campuses, ‘invisible injuries’: What California schools learned from recent disasters
School leaders share their tips for helping students and staff cope during and after natural disasters.
January 29, 2018
Hands-on science projects emphasized in California's new science standards are a hit with K-2 students, teachers say.
January 21, 2018
More than 50,000 U.S.-born students in California have Salvadoran parents who had temporary protected status.
January 11, 2018
High-quality training in the new science standards needs to be a priority for districts in 2018, some leading educators say.