Transitional kindergarten was introduced after a 2010 California law changed the cutoff birth date for kindergarten entry from Dec. 2 to Sept. 1.
Definitions of “sanctuary” vary from district to district, but in most cases it means that school staff will not allow federal immigration agents on campus without a warrant, subpoena or court order.
Better Math Teaching Network in New England is testing new high school math instructional strategies to be shared with educators around the country.
Common Core standards in math and English language arts have brought many changes to California classrooms. Here's a rundown of what's different.
David B. Cohen profiles some of the state's best teachers in his new book.
The new head of the California Student Aid Commission discusses student needs.
Maggie Mabery is a science teacher at Manhattan Beach Middle School.
Lovelyn Marquez-Prueher teaches English at Dodson Middle School in Rancho Palos Verdes.
Dean Vogel is the outgoing president of the California Teachers Association.