Parents are juggling the responsibility of being their children's teacher with their jobs and other obligations during the coronavirus pandemic.
Forcing schools to start later risks creating more problems for students and their families.
San Jose Unified and its teachers union offer model for how to move from combat to collaboration, researcher says.
Performance grid compares every school and subgroup in a district.
Four superintendents appointed in 2016 discuss their leadership approaches.
The districts are no longer restricted from matching pay and years of work experience.
Long Beach would like the SAT to replace the 11th-grade Smarter Balanced test.
Curriculum materials, teacher training and technology are expected to boost scores.
Districts are involving teachers in the selection process
Districts say more detailed information is needed for tests to be useful.
Students discuss teaching and testing as the new standards are implemented.
A number of summer programs help teachers hone their skills.
Information is going to districts about four weeks after testing is complete.
The standards will boost “conceptual understanding and critical thinking.”
New standards may create hurdles for English-learners