The governor proposes $1.5 billion over 5 years on incentives for new teachers and grants managed by a small agency to fix highest poverty schools.
The governor's $4 million plan would help train teachers to identify and serve students with dyslexia.
Budget proposes incentives, recruitment programs and training to fill needed teaching positions.
The LAO would spend more money on pension relief and funding formula and less on teacher shortage, community schools.
With nearly $4 billion in new money, Newsom would also like to invest in improving special education services and expanding community schools.
By 2021, 20,000 more low-income 4-year-olds could enroll in preschool.
A recession is still a ways off, says the Legislative Analyst's Office; mandated costs will eat into an estimated $3.4 billion increase.