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Theresa covers Oakland Unified and West Contra Costa Unified, among other topics. She came to EdSource from the Contra Costa Times/Bay Area News Group, where she covered regional, statewide and national education issues. She has been recognized with multiple awards for her education reporting by the California Newspaper Publishers Association, the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club and the California Teachers Association among others. She began her career as a producer managing children’s and other educational programming and print outreach for KQED. Theresa is an alumna of San Francisco State University where she received a B.A. degree in broadcast communications.
All articles by Theresa Harrington
Survey respondents grade campuses and weigh in on fixing failed schools.
August 29, 2016
The district hired more than 400 teachers before school started last week.
August 28, 2016
Students made gains at all grade levels in math and English language arts.
August 24, 2016
Liz Serrato doesn't want English learners to fall through the cracks.
August 18, 2016
Students learn by doing through agriculture-themed lessons on a campus farm.
August 10, 2016
More than 13,000 teachers participated in the second annual event.
August 2, 2016
The project aims to build students' language skills in all classes.
July 5, 2016
2016 reports will show how students progressed from last year to this year.
June 7, 2016
Teachers' group aims to improve instruction for unique student populations.
May 27, 2016
Districts are also receiving reports to review student subgroups' performance.
May 22, 2016
Education officials and experts discuss changes in state standardized tests.
May 17, 2016
Difficult to know how much money is being spent on standards implementation.