The pandemic galvanized parents to become advocates for their children. They must lean in to this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to redefine what education reform means in California.
Health and safety projects will have the highest priority for funding under proposed California bond, Proposition 13, says California State PTA.
Gov. Newsom signed the bill delaying start times for teenagers against the opposition of school groups that said districts know best how to set schedules.
Author won support to set middle schools to start no earlier than 8 a.m. and high schools to start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
Potentially two initiatives on the November 2020 ballot could create a choice or confusion for voters.
Event had empty podiums for no-shows, front runners Democrat Gavin Newsom and Republican John Cox. Conservative Travis Allen voiced opinions at odds with three other debaters.
Parents are both capable of understanding multiple data points and eager to know more about their school’s successes and challenges.
SB 328, by Sen. Anthony Portantino, D-Cañada Flintridge, would require all middle and high schools to start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
California School Dashboard debuts tomorrow; so what do parents want and need?
The bill sets a higher limit and exempts small districts from the current cap.