University of Chicago and University of Southern California study found 13 percent return on investment in high-quality early education programs for children from birth to age 5.
The final report comes amid suggestions that the administration of Donald Trump will be less aggressive about enforcing civil rights laws in schools and colleges.
He raised achievement and led CORE districts, but faced difficulties with new board.
Betsy DeVos also wants to end what she calls "the federalized Common Core."
Superintendents who lead districts where they grew up say they are motivated by a yearning to honor their mentors who nurtured them along the way.
California has a history of opposition to vouchers that can be used for private school tuition.
San Francisco and Los Angeles unified districts among those organizing activities to engage students in communication.
The grants support programs that allow students to get a bachelor's degree and teaching credential in four years.
Californians say they support more funds for higher education, but don't want higher taxes or tuition, poll finds. They regard campuses highly.
Although most were able to fill their positions, many offered residency programs and financial incentives to do that.
Eloy Ortiz Oakley is about to take over a system of 113 colleges and more than 2.1 million students.
Girls and young women often comprise at least 60 percent of students in programs. Attracting more boys is now a priority, but it won't be easy.
A statewide network offers advice and resources to understaffed, unprepared district staff.
PISA tests show a lower-than-average percentage of U.S. students were high-performing in math, while a higher-than-average percentage of U.S. students were below proficient in math last year.
The Oakland warehouse fire tragedy highlights the challenges Oakland faces in protecting its young