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March 2, 2023
Not many student teachers want to sign up for residency programs, because the stipends are small, or nonexistent.
September 1, 2022
Students from low-income families are more likely to have uncredentialed teachers than students from wealthier households.
January 27, 2022
We discuss how California school districts are working to prepare and retain more Black teachers, and a Black teacher shares his experience.
July 16, 2021
California teacher candidates no longer have to take two of the four tests usually required to earn a teaching credential.
June 3, 2021
California's legislators recommend approving a budget proposal that would reduce the number of tests required to earn a teaching credential.
February 12, 2021
A waiver that allows teacher candidates to teach while completing required exams and courses is the latest action to ease teaching requirements.
February 3, 2021
If legislators agree with the proposal, teacher candidates will no longer have to take two of the tests currently required to earn a credential.
January 4, 2021
Taking a year off of work is a barrier for potential teachers, especially teachers of color, wanting to enter the teaching profession.
December 28, 2020
A critical shortage of substitute teachers is making it difficult for some school districts to stay open or to reopen later this school year.
September 2, 2020
Three bills that would have allowed California teachers to take fewer tests to prove they are ready to teach died Monday.
June 25, 2020
The new California budget makes it easier for teacher candidates affected by coronavirus-related closures to complete credentials.
May 14, 2020
The proposed cuts — $915 million — are more than the amount spent for teacher development in the five previous years combined.
May 8, 2020
The authors of the bills say the legislation is needed to help teacher candidates complete their credentials during the coronavirus pandemic.
April 24, 2020
Teacher preparation programs will decide if candidates can get their credentials with fewer student teaching hours, formal observations
April 17, 2020
The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing will vote on staff recommendations that would allow teacher candidates to become classroom teachers even though they have been unable to complete all credentialing requirements.