All articles by EdSource staff
The challenges of distance learning left many incoming freshmen worried about needing extra help to succeed in college.
July 6, 2021
College savings accounts, universal transitional kindergarten, new community schools, teacher recruitment incentives are a signature away.
June 29, 2021
From one end of California to the other, families shared how they were coping with Covid. In this final installment, they look ahead knowing they made it through the year like no other.
June 10, 2021
This guide provides answers to frequently asked questions about how California is moving forward with plans for reopening the state’s K-12 schools for full in-person instructions.
May 18, 2021
As California schools reopen to in-person instruction, students and families decide if it's right for them
As schools open their doors across California, life remains far from normal for families participating in EdSource's families project. Some families are opting to remain in distance learning, while in Lucerne Valley, students embrace attending five days a week.
April 22, 2021
Teachers across California spent much of the last year adjusting to an entirely new education landscape of uncertainty, frustration and joy for the students who thrived.
March 19, 2021
For most of California's 10 million K-12 and college students, the beginning of March marks one year of learning online. For the education community, the last 12 months have been characterized by anxiety, disruption, reckoning and uncertainty.
Our interactive timeline takes you through the defining moments.
March 12, 2021
• Biden clarifies goal for reopening schools for in-person teaching • Teachers union TV ads call for vaccines, safety measures before reopening schools • More counties move out of purple tier as new Covid-19 cases decrease
February 17, 2021
Educators offered support services for students and families while underscoring the importance of a robust education system.
January 6, 2021
To open schools, Oakland Unified Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell argues that school staff be included in Phase 1b of vaccine distribution.
December 22, 2020
With the end of the semester at hand, families and students are looking ahead with hope and finding ways to enjoy time with one another.
December 18, 2020
First report cards of this most unusual school year jolted many of the families participating in EdSource’s special project to chronicle how families are coping. For many, lower-than-expected grades just reinforced how much they are struggling with learning from home.