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January 17, 2023
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2023-24 January budget proposal for California's public college and university systems.
August 4, 2022
There are 40% more teachers in poor schools who lack the required qualifications than in the richest schools, an EdSource analysis found.
January 13, 2022
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2022-23 January budget proposal.
June 18, 2021
California Department of Education sides with faith-based organizations that challenged how the San Bernardino county office approved LCAPs.
May 19, 2021
With unprecedented billions of dollars, advocacy groups want details on how funding will help students targeted for extra assistance.
April 30, 2021
This week: School districts are getting billions in federal and state Covid aid. How will the public know if it will be spent effectively?
December 8, 2020
After taking full effect last fall, AB 705 has transformed remedial education at California’s community colleges.
April 24, 2020
While pushing back the LCAP deadline, Newsom orders districts to report on distance learning and school closure expenses by July 1.
January 8, 2020
More than 2,000 bus drivers, clerks, custodians and teacher aides are earning bachelor’s degrees and teaching credentials.
November 6, 2019
After examining three districts' spending, State Auditor Elaine Howle calls for tighter controls over Local Control Funding Formula.
September 20, 2019
This week: We interview Jesus Sanchez, a community organizer and founder of Gente Organizada, and Iris Villalpando, a student leader, about why they fought so hard to change spending priorities in Pomona Unified School District; and we speak with reporter Zaidee Stavely about a bill on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk that would require every school to offer at least one full-day kindergarten class.
July 30, 2019
Public Advocates argues the district doesn’t show how $1.2 billion in extra funding will benefit English learners and low-income students.
May 16, 2019
Critics complain some California charter schools screen out students with disabilities and academically struggling students.
August 1, 2018
Out of 70 LCAPs selected, Public Advocates couldn’t find 27 online and most of the 43 reviewed lacked key spending data and evidence of parent involvement.
July 24, 2018
West Contra Costa Unified will give community committee updated information by November, according to settlement agreement.