Teachers' group aims to improve instruction for unique student populations.
State education officials have extended the deadline for counties to distribute teacher stipends.
Plan would support "blended" teacher preparation programs.
Not enough teachers are signing up for the program.
The majority describe the shrinking supply of teachers as “very serious.”
California is part of the federal Excellent Educators for All Initiative.
The bills were introduced as enrollment in teacher preparation programs declines.
Teachers share insights about implementing the Common Core.
A new report suggests creating partnerships and job pipelines.
A number of summer programs help teachers hone their skills.
PE specialists free up time for classroom teachers.
Gov. Jerry Brown ventured Friday for the first time during his governorship into the challenge of preparing -- and retaining -- teachers. The issue has received relatively short shrift in the raft of reforms being implemented in California schools.