All articles by EdSource Commentaries
Early backer of charter law says no easy answers to issues raised by charter school expansion in the state.
May 1, 2019
In survey, principals say more time is spent addressing problems associated with the threat of gun violence than any other challenge.
April 24, 2019
College quality to should be measured by the number and diversity of the students they graduate, not by institutional wealth and high rejection rates, author says.
April 22, 2019
Current defined-benefit pension plan is the best option for California teachers, author says.
April 15, 2019
San Jose Unified and its teachers union offer model for how to move from combat to collaboration, researcher says.
April 11, 2019
Effective use of data can help schools do more of what works and less of what doesn’t, authors say.
April 4, 2019
Longitudinal system that connects K-12 and higher ed could help more students complete college.
April 2, 2019
A well-constructed higher-education coordinating entity could change the course of California education from opaque and siloed to transparent and coordinated.
March 25, 2019
Initiative takes afterschool programs to affordable housing communities.
March 12, 2019
Scapegoating charters not the solution to district's labor dispute, author says.
February 28, 2019
Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell, a former Oakland Unified teacher and principal, says district has to live within its "current financial reality" and end the "same repeated conversations that we have been having for decades."
February 20, 2019
Open letter in support of Oakland Unified teachers signed by 75 principals from district.