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For schools to adapt to the health threats from our rapidly warming climate, they need improved heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems that filter pollution and infectious particles from the air.
July 29, 2021
While other measures are important, the key questions most parents should ask are “Is my child growing as a reader?” and “Is my child developing a love of reading?”
July 21, 2021
A teacher shares how she and her colleagues are preparing to support students through a school year that is possibly even more challenging than the 2020-21 pandemic year.
July 16, 2021
We must continue to invest in understanding how students are doing as they return to school after the pandemic.
July 15, 2021
To understand a concept, students need to know the words — or language — to communicate it.
July 13, 2021
Our higher education system puts the burden on students to deconstruct the inner workings of a disjointed transfer system.
July 8, 2021
This is much work still to be done to ensure the pre-K entitlement will narrow, rather than reinforce, gaps in children’s early learning.
July 8, 2021
For some students, the arts community is the most important community they have on campus.
July 6, 2021
This is a pivotal opportunity for our state to proactively meet the demand for passionate, qualified teachers.
July 1, 2021
While arts programs support academic and school climate goals, they are often the first to be cut from the budget.
June 27, 2021
Getting more Black men into the teaching profession requires substantial solutions and audacious reforms.
June 24, 2021
Nonprofits providing summer and afterschool programs say they can more effectively support students and working families if they can access Covid relief funds directly.
June 22, 2021
Emergency support for college students is a matter of financial equity, and it’s everyone’s business
Let’s update our traditional perceptions of who students are, how their daily lives look and how best to offer assistance in times of need.
June 16, 2021
If California is serious about meeting its carbon reduction goals, our K-12 schools must be viewed as partners in this critical work.