All articles by EdSource staff
Building better schools and colleges: Californians argue for and against Prop. 13 on March 3, 2020 ballot
Proponents and opponents of the $15 billion state bond measure for K-12 and higher education facilities funding, share their views.
February 21, 2020
EdSource asked a cross-section of Los Angeles education leaders to reflect on the consequences of the strike that drew national attention.
January 24, 2020
Leaders representing all segments of California's education system share their reactions to the governor’s budget proposals.
January 15, 2020
California State Sen. Connie Leyva is moving to repeal a 40-year-old law requiring public school teachers on extended sick leave to pay for their own substitute teachers.
January 9, 2020
More than half a million students live in California’s rural areas. The challenges they face at home often spill over to school: chronic absenteeism, lack of college preparation and college isolation, and limited access to technology.
December 30, 2019
"The long road to college from California's small towns" tells the story of helping more students get college degrees in Shasta County in the state's northern region.
December 20, 2019
From increased funding for early education to the state of education in California's rural communities, a look at some of the top issues in 2019.
December 20, 2019
Disconnected: When rural students lack the internet at home tells how two Central Valley school districts are trying to help many of their students overcome the hardship of not having Internet access at home.
December 6, 2019
Saugus High School shooting in Santa Clarita: Teen girl and boy dead, alleged shooter in ‘grave condition’
“It’s a sad day in Saugus, sad day in Los Angeles County and the nation,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said.
November 14, 2019
A window into Northern California's Butte County, where geography and family trauma often keep students from school. The problem has been magnified by the wildfire that devastated the town of Paradise.
May 30, 2019
How are pension costs creating a challenge for school districts? This EdSource video explains why pensions are consuming a growing share of school budgets and what could be done.
March 27, 2019
In most LAUSD middle schools, the largest core classes have 37 kids — and can sometimes be as large as 46.