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February 7, 2023
UCLA researchers found that high school seniors who took math, whether statistics or calculus, were significantly more likely to enroll in a four-year college and return the following year.
June 1, 2022
UC board that sets high school admissions requirements rejects draft ethnic studies guidelines viewed as ideological and divisive; drafters vow to fight on.
August 2, 2021
Growing up in the Imperial Valley instilled a commitment that all high school students have equal access to courses leading to college.
July 26, 2021
The state is in the process of rewriting its mathematics guidance for schools and teachers, hoping to expand access to advanced math.
February 9, 2021
Many districts are seeing surges in Fs and Ds during distance learning, prompting a revision of expectations and policies around grades.
April 1, 2020
UC's one-year pause in testing does not mean a permanent end to SAT/ACT for admissions. CSU may follow. Neither university will require letter grades for high school courses this spring.
October 24, 2019
The Central Valley and Inland Empire especially need to accommodate more students, a report finds.
September 26, 2019
Some warn that it will be difficult for other districts to increase math graduation requirements due to budget and staffing constraints.
August 30, 2019
Opponents say the requirement would harm black and Latino students. Supporters say it would prepare students for college math courses.
July 24, 2019
CSU expected to hear much criticism before trustees vote in November. Critics say the proposal will curtail college access.
July 9, 2019
De Anza High School in West Contra Costa Unified in the East Bay has seen its graduation rate rise higher than the statewide average from 2014-15 to 2017-18.
July 2, 2019
Fresno Unified and San Diego Unified case studies show how districts can effectively target resources.
July 27, 2018
Corrected for problems with past years’ calculations, 82.7 percent in the Class of 2017 got their diplomas compared with 83.8 percent the year before.
July 1, 2018
Requiring graduates meet California State University requirements may deny diplomas to otherwise prepared students.
February 6, 2018
Failure of districts to update A-G course lists can result in students being denied admission to UC/CSU despite meeting requirements.