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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.
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The public is invited to comment on the draft curriculum through Jan. 19.
November 18, 2015
Shift in curriculum and instructional materials aims to help English learners.
November 2, 2015
Report urges state and education leaders to address inequities.
October 28, 2015
California's rank dropped from 30th to 33rd, although graduation rate increased.
October 19, 2015
A new report predicts a deficit in the supply of workers with bachelor's degrees.
October 15, 2015
The union seeks changes in discipline of black males, cultural training for teachers.
October 9, 2015
Study reviewed traditional and charter public schools in 50 cities nationwide.
October 7, 2015
Parents were originally supposed to receive their children's scores on the new Smarter Balanced tests within first 20 working days of the school year.
October 2, 2015
Districts say more detailed information is needed for tests to be useful.
September 30, 2015
The study urges doing more to recruit and retain a diverse teaching force.
September 18, 2015
Another bill that aims to suspend the exit exam for three years is pending.
August 26, 2015
Bill to exempt class of 2015 seniors from exam heads to Senate on Monday.
August 20, 2015
Bill would remove high school exit exam requirement for class of 2015 seniors.