Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s May revision of the 2021-22 budget.
Leaders representing all segments of California's education system share their reactions to the governor’s proposed 2022-23 budget for the state's K-12 public schools.
School officials are struggling to keep schools open amid Covid outbreaks and staffing shortages. Conflicting messages from California state officials are making it even more difficult.
School superintendents, already dealing with severe staff shortages, are concerned that testing and vaccine mandates could make matters worse.
The California Department of Education formed its Emergency Services Team last October to help schools deal with emergencies like wildfires.
At least five rural schools temporarily closed this week to stop Covid outbreaks from spreading. More are planning to close next week.
Many small districts educated students who fled urban areas due to Covid, yet weren't compensated, with a big impact on their budgets.