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January 31, 2022
Districts can soon apply for funding to transform schools by expanding services for the "whole child" and extensively involving parents.
January 25, 2022
Gov. Gavin Newsom’s 2022–23 education budget proposal would represent a major investment in California's supply chain of workforce talent.
January 23, 2022
California schools must be allowed to follow state-mandated quarantine requirements without losing funding.
January 13, 2022
Leaders representing all segments of California's education system share their reactions to the governor’s proposed 2022-23 budget for the state's K-12 public schools.
December 29, 2021
A 40-year-old initiative putting a ceiling on state spending may restrict how a budget surplus can be used; one option is capital spending on schools.
December 13, 2021
I knew this year would test my personal code of ethics about grades: Effort and improvement should supersede a grade.
December 2, 2021
The data system's board met for the first time this week. The system will pull together hundreds of metrics on education, economics and health for the public.
November 24, 2021
Suggestions include confronting disparities in staffing fully qualified teachers and more evenly distributing money for high-needs students.
November 17, 2021
By shrugging off the law against putting students into noncredit, nontransferrable remedial courses, colleges continue to trap students in a never-ending cycle leading to failure.
November 1, 2021
We must not allow our desire to return to “normal” and our conditioning to the status quo to pull us back to what was familiar before the pandemic.
October 26, 2021
After the devastating emotional and mental toll of the pandemic, it is almost unthinkable to imagine asking students to learn to read, play an instrument, or solve algebra equations without first rebuilding a nurturing and safe environment.
October 18, 2021
School districts seeing major enrollment and attendance drops fear substantial funding cuts in the 2022-23 school year.
October 14, 2021
Research by the Public Policy Institute of California compares Local Control Funding Formula allocations to school-level spending.
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
By 2023 each county will have to take over the responsibility of finding appropriate housing facilities for young people in their local juvenile justice system. Implementing the law is proving to be difficult.