Judge Katherine Lucero is leading California’s massive transformation of its juvenile justice system by June 2023. In this Q&A, Lucero provides insight into how she plans to lead the shift.
Research by the Public Policy Institute of California compares Local Control Funding Formula allocations to school-level spending.
Legislators say the need is urgent as researchers estimate the number of homeless students in California has increased during the pandemic.
Tutoring, field trips and plenty of love made the difference for Oakland students 'adopted' by a real estate agent.
About 56,700 laptops and 94,000 hotspots have been sent to districts across the state so far.
California lawmakers introduced distance learning provisions around instructional time, attendance and connecting with parents.
Some charter schools with technology already in place are putting greater emphasis on family support during the coronavirus pandemic.
More than a month since most schools first closed, at least 270,000 students remain disconnected to the internet at home.
Donations announced Monday are beginning to chip away at the daunting task of connecting all students to devices and internet from home.
Removing tests from admissions process would allow UC to recruit and educate California’s best and brightest from all backgrounds.
Colleges would miss out on valuable information about student readiness if they eliminate test scores from the admissions process.
California’s largest school district published academic growth data, which measure how students improve from year to year.
High SAT and ACT scores still provide an edge even if colleges don't require them.
The school board voted on an amended version of the spending plan, which was updated after a complaint was brought against the district.
The Legislative Analyst’s Office is recommending that Brown tie funding to the academic outcomes of low-income students.