Education Beat Podcast — Family reunited after four years separated by immigration policy —
December 14, 2022
We often hear educators and others in the industry claim they would make more with the same education in private industry. Let’s look at that claim.
November 23, 2022
Today, teaching is more than just a job; it’s my passion.
June 8, 2022
California must invest more to attract and retain public school teachers when so many are considering quitting.
May 3, 2022
State and federal legislators must enact measures to alleviate the conditions causing California teachers to quit. The public must demand action before we can't even keep our schools open.
April 27, 2022
Polls show that Californians have the will to invest in child care and teachers’ wages. Do the governor and lawmakers?
March 30, 2022
To increase educator diversity, state, county and district leaders should gather as a community to learn and share best practices for recruiting, supporting and retaining teachers of color.
February 23, 2022
California school districts have thousands of properties on which to build apartments for teachers struggling to pay rent, a new report details.
January 2, 2022
California's current laws have created an unfair system of "haves and have-nots" among community college faculty, and it's time to fix that.
October 8, 2021
David Welch, who lost a lawsuit challenging teacher tenure, is trying a new tack: a constitutional guarantee for a "high-quality" education.
October 7, 2021
The majority of community college faculty are limited to working part time, often commuting from one district to another. A bill before the governor would allow colleges to increase the number of hours part-time faculty can work in a single district.
April 29, 2021
In an annual survey on K-12 education, most voters approved how Gov. Newsom and their local districts handled schools during the pandemic.
April 28, 2021
Districts signed agreements before reopening campuses that included everything from retroactive raises and bonuses to ongoing salary increases.
January 4, 2021
Taking a year off of work is a barrier for potential teachers, especially teachers of color, wanting to enter the teaching profession.
July 31, 2020
The court upheld a provision of the pension reform law but didn’t determine whether pension obligations to current public employees can be changed.
July 27, 2020
In addition to advocating for higher pay per subsidized child, providers say they will call for more training and more access to subsidies.