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May 18, 2023
The governor's revised budget could put a dent in California's ongoing teacher shortage by removing obstacles to earning a credential and providing more funds to train teachers for hard-to-fill positions.
April 26, 2023
Just one experience of being isolated is enough for me to contemplate leaving the classroom. We need to do more to ensure teachers of color are coming into and staying in the classroom.
March 24, 2023
California has had a surge in new teacher credentials in recent years, a reversal of the downward trend of the previous 10 years, but the teacher shortage isn't over quite yet.
March 21, 2023
Political polarization is negatively impacting school staff, undermining school management and heightening anxiety and hostility among students, according to a survey of 150 school principals.
February 24, 2023
Teacher residency programs, which offer a year of clinical practice in the classroom and small stipends, are losing enrollment to internships with salaries and benefits.
January 26, 2023
Four-days school weeks are growing in popularity nationally. The schedule offers greater flexibility for families and teachers, but studies show it also can result in lower student test scores.
January 17, 2023
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2023-24 January budget proposal for early education.
January 17, 2023
Substitute teachers became harder to find after the Covid-19 pandemic closed classrooms, but higher pay and fewer requirements are making the job more attractive.
December 27, 2022
As 2022 comes to a close, here are a few of our favorite podcast episodes from this year.
November 10, 2022
If ever there was a time for innovation and out-of-the-box ideas, this is it.
October 21, 2022
Los Angeles Unified and West Contra Costa Unified hope to move teachers earlier in future years if needed.
October 4, 2022
California school districts will now be able to avoid some local regulations when building affordable staff housing on its property.
September 26, 2022
Instead of long, arduous training about content they are already experts in, schools should offer training that is engaging and focused on content enrichment.
September 14, 2022
The teacher shortage prompted California lawmakers to ease testing requirements, waive exam fees and begin new programs to recruit and retain teachers.
August 31, 2022
Wealthier districts tended to have fewer vacancies than those in low-income areas