College and career readiness is a primary goal of all the major reforms in place in California. But how to ensure that every high school graduate leaves high school with academic and other skills they will need to succeed in a postsecondary world? Many school districts don’t even have a clear definition of what college and career readiness means. EdSource casts light on successful college and career preparation strategies — as well as on obstacles students face at both a pre-K-12 and postsecondary level.
The state of California and the University of California are both suing the federal government over the policy.
Incoming and current college students report heightened financial and coursework distress, new survey finds.
UCSD has one of the nation’s most detailed reopening plans, but with virus cases rising, administrators are unsure it will be enough.
Drake will step into the role during an unstable period, with the coronavirus having upended the UC system.
Don Shalvey takes on challenge of boosting education and workplace outcomes for youth in Stockton area.
Faculty are demanding that CSU reform police, require students take ethnic studies classes and erase racial pay gaps, among other requests.
As food needs for California's community college students have increased, their campus food pantries face stagnant budgets.
LA City College helped student realize dream of getting a degree.
UC’s first female president helped expand enrollment and successfully pushed to end testing as admissions requirement.
Strong campaigns ahead for and against the measure to revoke Proposition 209 after 24 years. It will be on the same Nov. 3 ballot as the presidential election.
The state’s spending plan includes annual funding for California’s only online community college but a loss in a portion of its unspent state funds.
We must think differently about education because the status quo isn’t working.
If voters repeal the state ban on affirmative action in college admissions, some expect only moderate change among racial groups at UC and CSU while others predict significant shifts to match California's overall population.
The Senate passed a bill requiring CSU students to take an ethnic studies course as trustees are set to consider the system’s own proposal.
All nine University of California campuses have announced plans for instruction this fall.