UCLA and two county education departments are collaborating to train teachers and administrators throughout the state on alternatives to traditional discipline.
Persistence pays off for Assemblywoman Shirley Weber with a compromise resulting in $300 million in one-time spending.
Too many students think 'STEM is only for the smartest of the smart,' while millions of jobs go unfilled.
New data from the Office of Civil Rights shows wide gaps in advanced math and science enrollment.
Bill would modify the Local Control Funding Formula to add money for the lowest-performing student group; it could violate the law barring preferential treatment based on race or ethnicity.
An Education Trust–West report highlights successful strategies some California districts implemented to improve English learners' performance in math.
San Diego, Los Angeles and Fresno make notable growth among urban districts in the 2017 NAEP.
Kate Gerson trains teachers to change their practices and to use standards-aligned curriculum materials to provide rigorous lessons to all students.
Like the boys’ initiative, the goal is to boost cultural pride and academic performance, lower suspension and dropout rates and create greater understanding of the students’ singular experiences and needs.
Ford helped pass the "parent trigger" law that enables parents to remove leaders of underachieving schools.
The study showed a significant increase in math performance, especially among low-income high school students.
The new center will create educator networks statewide to improve student performance.
A program designed to improve young children’s reading skills is showing results in San Mateo County through a focus on preschools and summer learning.
Strong teacher-student relationships are a key to success at Covina-Valley Unified
An Education Trust-West study found wide achievement gaps, even though Latino students make up a majority of students.