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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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Tears, stress and absenteeism are increasingly common among immigrant students, teachers say.
September 28, 2017
Free online brochure explains Next Generation Science Standards for parents.
September 26, 2017
Some campuses are quieter and tardiness is down as schools shut off their bell systems
September 12, 2017
Funding is intended to help those threatened by Trump's decision to end DACA
September 12, 2017
California joins UC, other states in trying to save program that protects undocumented young people
September 11, 2017
UC President Janet Napolitano seeks to stop the reversal of the program she helped create.
September 8, 2017
Repeal of Obama-era immigration program leaves "Dreamers" anxious but prepared to fight back
September 5, 2017
Undocumented students will continue to be welcome at UC, CSU and community colleges, education leaders say.
September 1, 2017
Definitions of “sanctuary” vary from district to district, but in most cases it means that school staff will not allow federal immigration agents on campus without a warrant, subpoena or court order.
August 10, 2017
Rare astronomical phenomena on Aug. 21 coincides with the start of school for many districts.
August 7, 2017
Hidden Genius Project, among others, provides free programming classes to underrepresented groups.
July 25, 2017
A new AP Computer Science Principles class focuses on the “big ideas” behind computer science.
July 23, 2017
Five Keys Charter School's refurbished bus will help high school dropouts earn their diplomas or GEDs.
July 19, 2017
Intensive summer programs, extra tutoring, online courses among districts' offerings