July 27, 2017
As California's strict vaccination law turns a year old, vaccination rates have reached their highest levels.
July 24, 2017
A recent audit found that Tri-Valley Learning Corporation executives had conflicts of interest and commingled funds.
July 12, 2017
Many California schools aren't reporting whether girls have equal access to high school sports teams, a new study from Legal Aid at Work finds.
July 9, 2017
Proponents said public needs to know where money from Local Control Formula goes.
July 2, 2017
Legislators must decide this month before they take August off.
June 21, 2017
The Netflix co-founder who has donated some of the biggest sums to charter school causes in California since 2011 thinks elected school boards are holding back education progress in the United States.
June 14, 2017
Unions fearing a loss of mandatory fees will get access to recruit new workers.
June 13, 2017
Unlike independent charters, affiliated charters’ student discipline policies match the district’s. They operate out of district buildings that they don’t have to pay for and the district covers their administrative expenses. Affiliated or dependent charters are “really connected to the mother ship,” said José Cole-Gutiérrez, director of the L.A. Unified’s charter school division, the body that oversees both groups of charters.
June 1, 2017
A suicide cluster in Clovis Unified has fast-tracked district efforts to do more to address students' mental health.
May 24, 2017
The bill would require a committee of educators, librarians and media experts to create guidelines for teachers.
May 3, 2017
Buttressed by its roughly $18 million in political spending in 2015 and 2016, the California Charter Schools Association is a rising political force in California that’s challenging the teachers unions’ prowess in shaping local and state education law.
April 25, 2017
Nearly 60 California school districts have declared themselves safe havens for undocumented immigrants.
April 24, 2017
Californians on both sides of the charter school debate can expect another year of hearings over Senate Bill 808, a bill that critics claim could lead to the shuttering of many charter schools.
April 20, 2017
A bill that would have allowed only school districts to approve new charter petitions is very much alive despite being shelved Monday by its sponsor.