A new paper aims to find consensus about literacy curriculum for English language learners and other students and early screeners for reading.
Pivot Learning releases the District Readiness Index, a database for measuring how well California districts have met the conditions needed to make sustainable change.
A new analysis concludes that Prop 13 contributed to a widening wealth gap and – for decades – inadequate funding for public schools.
Study recommends no specific fix to 1978 property tax limit initiative, but the Opportunity Institute and Pivot Learning cite many reasons to consider reforms.
California's education system is doing a woeful job of teaching Black and Latino students.
Just as they are being asked to do more, districts will have less.
An increase in mandated costs has frustrated voters in Marin County, where passing school parcel taxes had been a safe bet until 2016.
Defenders of local control worry time is running out to develop models that work for parents and districts
Reviews of math and English language arts materials, along with a list of materials recommended by the California Board of Education, are available online.
Smarter Balanced scores show some groups exceed average while English learners lag.
With districts working this fall to put into action their first locally created school accountability plans, the California Department of Education rolled out a new online resource center on Thursday designed to help schools change.