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Test scores are only one measure of a student, but they can be used to dispel stereotypes and promote higher achievement, superintendent says.
Statewide bond measure would provide for desperately needed renovation of old school buildings, supporters say.
The $15 billion bond measure is unnecessary and unwise, opponents say.
Early education is enhanced by school communities that affirm and support the languages and cultures students bring to the classroom.
Ballot measure proponents advocate for a new, ongoing source of funding for state's education priorities.
California’s public higher education system needs new investments to protect students’ health and safety.
Removing tests from admissions process would allow UC to recruit and educate California’s best and brightest from all backgrounds.
Impeachment by the House of Representatives reveals the weakness of constitutional tools to ensure the president upholds the law.
Colleges would miss out on valuable information about student readiness if they eliminate test scores from the admissions process.
Many schools serving low-income students already fail to offer all the courses needed for admission to CSU campuses.
High SAT and ACT scores still provide an edge even if colleges don't require them.
Focusing primarily on academic achievement and test scores not enough to prepare students for future challenges.
The state is promoting computer science in K-12 schools, but UC and CSU colleges lack bandwidth to meet the demand.
Much has changed since voters approved Proposition 187, an initiative to expel undocumented students from its public schools and universities.
If we raise the bar and also provide the right support for kids, teachers and parents, students will meet or exceed our expectations.