In a visit to California, Miguel Cardona, the U.S. secretary of education, encouraged the state "to meet students where they are" as it relates to housing.
Chancellor Oakley says helping achieve President Biden's agenda is a "once in a generation opportunity."
U.S. Secretary Miguel Cardona visited Los Angeles to promote building positive relationships through mentorship and community volunteering.
Cardona was in Los Angeles to emphasize the need for students to reconnect with one another after a year spent mostly in isolation.
California school districts are offering robust summer school programs with an emphasis on fun to help reconnect students to their schools.
Across the country, 32% of 4th-grade students have been offered hybrid instruction and 47% have been offered fully in-person instruction.
President-elect Biden nominates San Diego Unified’s Cindy Marten, who taught for 17 years, to fill number two slot at the U.S. Department of Education.