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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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The report by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics report calls for an end to tracking, and more practical course offerings.
May 8, 2018
California's environmental standards are among the top in the nation, but implementation "is a big lift."
April 30, 2018
A new national survey reveals a complex trajectory of how LGBT youth become homeless.
April 25, 2018
Mobile science labs, Skype lessons with scientists and robotics workshops are among the offerings at some remote schools.
April 24, 2018
22.8 percent of the state's children are living below the poverty threshold
April 17, 2018
The technology, combined with supportive teachers, has opened the door to science careers.
April 10, 2018
Funding is available for bus service for displaced students, staff overtime, air filters and other fire-related expenses.
March 26, 2018
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.