November 19, 2019
The state is promoting computer science in K-12 schools, but UC and CSU colleges lack bandwidth to meet the demand.
November 1, 2019
Similar to other STEM fields, employers in California’s natural resources industries are in need of a larger and more diverse pool of applicants.
October 13, 2019
In veto message, Newsom says giving districts the test option would widen inequities in college admission that the bill was intended to narrow.
September 20, 2019
Amazon Web, a subsidiary of Amazon, has teamed up with colleges in the state to help teach the skills needed for a growing number of in-demand jobs that require cloud computing.
July 23, 2019
As California schools move to implement new science standards, there will be an increased demand for teachers in a subject area where there is already a severe shortage.
July 3, 2019
Only a small fraction of California students learn computer science in school.
July 2, 2019
A new Computer Science Hub launching this summer aims to help prepare teachers around the state to lead computer science classes.
June 25, 2019
With Gavin Newsom embracing what Jerry Brown opposed, the Legislature sets the timetable and steps for creating a longitudinal education data system to help shape better education programs and policies.
April 9, 2019
Thousands of students at 260 schools in low-income California communities are learning computer coding after school in the Kids Code program. A school’s eligibility for the grant was based on the number of students receiving free and reduced-priced lunch, used as an indicator of community poverty.
January 30, 2019
Unaccompanied immigrant students face a daunting set of obstacles to finish high school. Many students have survived severe trauma in their home countries or missed years of school.
December 6, 2018
The California Career Pathways Trust funded alliances among school districts, businesses and colleges that established hundreds of new career pathway programs, but regional commitments were hard to sustain, a study found.
October 24, 2018
The grants will provide legal aid, mental health services, and career support to undocumented students and their families.
October 10, 2018
Adults who start college but never finish face financial aid and scheduling roadblocks in returning, a new report explains. Without diplomas, their earnings and opportunities are less.