Study recommends no specific fix to 1978 property tax limit initiative, but the Opportunity Institute and Pivot Learning cite many reasons to consider reforms.
Suggestions include confronting disparities in staffing fully qualified teachers and more evenly distributing money for high-needs students.
The state board will deliver an LCAP template that will be easier to read, but it probably still won't be easy to follow the money.
Convinced that stigmatizing “bad schools” and dictating improvements didn't work, state officials are counting on district-led solutions to low achievement.
The Every Student Succeeds Act is a battleground for the latest dispute between Sacramento and Washington.
Is state board exercising flexibility or violating the Every Student Succeeds Act?
Is the state's bare-bones response to the Every Student Succeeds Act a shrewd tactic or a missed opportunity?
Smarter Balanced scores show some groups exceed average while English learners lag.