All articles by EdSource staff
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.
January 18, 2019
Education leaders weigh in on Gov. Brown's most important accomplishments for education and where they hope Gavin Newsom will focus his efforts.
January 3, 2019
From student activism to new state leadership, the events of the past year highlighted the forces shaping the future of the state's youth.
December 20, 2018
If you're still undecided on who to vote for to lead California's Department of Education, let EdSource help you out. We've been covering this important and often-overlooked race closely, and looking at potential impacts to students, teachers, and schools throughout the state. Here's a roundup.
June 4, 2018
The race's four leading Democrats answered questions that dive deep into early childhood, K-12 and higher education.
May 29, 2018
Up and down the state, students of all ages participated in Wednesday's National School Walkout. Whether through loud protests or silent reflection, they made the day matter.
March 14, 2018
Website provides flexibility, trend data in looking at state's standardized test results.
March 14, 2018
Transcript of an October 2017 presentation at Advancement Project California’s Birth to Five Water Cooler conference in Sacramento.
December 4, 2017
Newly signed law requires districts to do all they can to enroll needy families in the federally subsidized school lunch program
October 13, 2017
Legislation roundup: STEM school, later school start, 'meal shaming,' budget reserves; what passed and what didn't
What also happened to California proposals for charter schools, fiscal transparency, longer teacher probation — and more.