The districts, which include Los Angeles and San Diego, say they’d get no funding for high rates of Covid they can’t control and want the state to cover the full costs of testing.
In response to declining immunization rates, school districts are increasing their outreach to parents and offering free clinics.
As California faces another coronavirus surge, scientists and museum guides are taking to Zoom to meet students at home.
The next school board will be seated in December and likely have one new face: Tanya Ortiz Franklin, a former teacher.
Charter schools and district leaders in Los Angeles are at odds over a law giving districts more authority to reject charter schools.
As L.A. Unified finalized its distance learning plans, Oakland Unified and other districts were still negotiating with their teachers.
California's two largest school districts became the latest to announce plans to begin the new school year with distance learning.
Districts are starting to finalize reopening plans for the coming school year amidst uncertainty.
A divided Los Angeles school board voted 4-3 to cut more than a third of the school police department's budget.
But the state needs to take stronger action to reform campus discipline, advocates say.
Disappointing activists, L.A. Unified rejected motions to reform school police, including one to cut the department’s funding by 90%.
Breathing exercises can help students cope with stress and improve their ability to learn, studies say.
When the coronavirus pandemic hit, district officials had to find a new way to recruit and hire teacher candidates.
So far, almost no money in federal coronavirus aid bills has been set aside for students with unstable housing.
With no routine and limited access to services, students and their families are feeling stressed and overwhelmed.