November 14, 2017
Learning about disasters can minimize students' stress and help future generations minimize risks, teachers say.
November 8, 2017
An Education Trust-West study found wide achievement gaps, even though Latino students make up a majority of students.
November 2, 2017
New research finds that a shift to school-based, peer-led teacher training also can raise student achievement.
October 30, 2017
Computer science programs expected to be a priority for Department of Education grants
October 29, 2017
State grants allow campuses to shorten credential process from 5 1/2 to 4 years.
October 26, 2017
Summit Public Schools creates the first teacher residency training program for personalized learning.
October 25, 2017
Only former L.A. mayor Antonio Villaraigosa commits to taking on teacher tenure and seniority laws if elected governor. Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom says "crisis" of demoralized teachers is a more important issue.
October 20, 2017
In strategy shift, Gates Foundation to spend bulk of education dollars on 'locally driven solutions'
The foundation says it will spend $1.7 billion on K-12 education over the next five years, on local, regional and state networks, "big bets" on innovation, charter schools, and research and development.
October 11, 2017
The $8.1 million aims to give the state’s largest student demographic group more opportunities to learn from a Latino or Hispanic teacher.
September 24, 2017
Ineligible for unemployment relief during the summer, bus drivers, classroom aides, school clerks would pay into a state-matched furlough fund.
September 17, 2017
Legislation roundup: STEM school, later school start, 'meal shaming,' budget reserves; what passed and what didn't
What also happened to California proposals for charter schools, fiscal transparency, longer teacher probation — and more.
September 15, 2017
A teacher's credential, not his or her performance, will define effectiveness under the state's education plan required by federal law.
September 6, 2017
While your child’s teacher certainly matters, parents should care at least as much about the whole team their child’s teacher is working with, including the principal.
August 24, 2017
Gabriela Orozco Gonzalez, a teacher in the Los Angeles area, discusses Common Core lessons, teacher collaboration, testing and educating English learners.
August 21, 2017
Spanish-speaking teachers getting special training to meet California's demand for more bilingual teachers
As districts expand bilingual programs, they're ramping up training so teachers who speak Spanish can teach Common Core and standards for English learners.