All articles by EdSource staff
"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
Under the California Education Code, teachers on extended medical leave pay for the substitutes replacing them. The cost is deducted from their paychecks.
May 2, 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.
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.