Students in the health career pathway, which provides hands-on training, had higher graduation rates and were more likely to enroll in college.
Districts signed agreements before reopening campuses that included everything from retroactive raises and bonuses to ongoing salary increases.
English learners have priority to return to in-person instruction at some school districts, but fear of the coronavirus is keeping many of them home.
When the pandemic hit, many students who recently immigrated to the U.S. were not attending online classes regularly.
To open schools, Oakland Unified Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell argues that school staff be included in Phase 1b of vaccine distribution.
As California faces another coronavirus surge, scientists and museum guides are taking to Zoom to meet students at home.
Two San Francisco Bay Area districts are expanding outreach to their most vulnerable students including those who are homeless, foster youth.
Complicated, ever-shifting set of unique factors will affect school reopening plans.
As L.A. Unified finalized its distance learning plans, Oakland Unified and other districts were still negotiating with their teachers.
But the state needs to take stronger action to reform campus discipline, advocates say.
In Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento and San Francisco, activists are pressuring school districts to remove police from schools.
State Board of Education President, Oakland Unified Superintendent and Hoover Institute fellow discuss inequities among returning students.
The governor issued an executive order allowing virtual meetings, as long as the public has access.
California’s CORE districts have the option of publishing growth data. Los Angeles will join Fresno, Long Beach and Oakland in doing so.
After examining three districts' spending, State Auditor Elaine Howle calls for tighter controls over Local Control Funding Formula.