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August 12, 2022
The teachers union finds it 'improbable' that LAUSD was able to fill about 700 vacancies in the last week.
August 10, 2022
California's school year will begin with fewer Covid protocols, universal transitional kindergarten, more afterschool programs and community schools, and later start times for older students.
August 4, 2022
There are 40% more teachers in poor schools who lack the required qualifications than in the richest schools, an EdSource analysis found.
July 13, 2022
The nonprofit Inverness Institute interviewed veteran teachers about life in the classroom during another difficult year impacted by a pandemic; two principals involved with the study sum up the findings in an interview with EdSource's John Fensterwald.
June 30, 2022
A new state database of teacher assignments shows that 17% of K-12 classes in 2020-21 were taught by teachers without the credential or training to teach the course.
June 13, 2022
For long-term and lasting solutions, we must attract more young people to enter the teaching profession and give them the training and support they need to succeed.
June 8, 2022
California must invest more to attract and retain public school teachers when so many are considering quitting.
June 2, 2022
Covid challenges and student misbehavior push thousands of teachers to their limits and beyond.
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 22, 2022
Credentialed staff have been redeployed to schools across the district as part of Superintendent Alberto Carvalho's 100-day plan.
April 14, 2022
California has fewer credentialed teacher librarians in its school libraries per student than almost every state in the nation, a fact that research shows could be hurting students academically.
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.
March 15, 2022
Mentoring and support can make all the difference for new teachers, but when postponed, induction programs become a burden instead.
February 24, 2022
The potential for a bilingual California is not pie in the sky, but a real seed rooted in our diverse communities — but it will take investment to make it a reality.
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.