As school districts are readying to spend $50 million from the state for ethnic studies curriculum development, they should adopt an ethnic studies course that is inclusive and ensure the process is transparent and open to input.
UC board that sets high school admissions requirements rejects draft ethnic studies guidelines viewed as ideological and divisive; drafters vow to fight on.
Requirements proposed by UC ethnic studies faculty revive teachings on race that the State Board of Education largely dismissed as biased and divisive.
One year after he vetoed legislation, Gov. Newsom signs bill, also releasing $50 million for districts to create ethnic studies curricula.
10 civics education leaders criticize “extreme” views of history and ethnic studies, urge learning based on independent, critical thinking.
Orange County Superintendent Al Mijares and the county board say they aren't competing, but viewpoints at two upcoming forums will differ.
Disagreements over ethnic studies now shift to districts; guided by new state guidelines, they must decide how a course will be taught.
The state model curriculum will provide guidelines, but districts will face the hard decisions on what and how to teach ethnic studies.