With unprecedented billions of dollars, advocacy groups want details on how funding will help students targeted for extra assistance.
Proposed funding would more than double Newsom's January proposal and provide mental health services for all Californians under age 26.
Expanding TK captures the spirit of the Master Plan for Early Learning and Care and aligns with Biden’s campaign for universal preschool.
Gov. Gavin Newsom’s K-12 education budget proposal includes a cost of living adjustment that allows some districts to avoid cuts next year.
Districts have carried over unspent money intended for high-needs students to use however they want. The governor says the practice must end.
If legislators agree with the proposal, teacher candidates will no longer have to take two of the tests currently required to earn a credential.
The Legislative Analyst’s Office forecasts schools and community colleges can expect a record one-time surplus of $13.1 billion in 2021-22.