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  • California education officials sued for records on English learners - Sacramento Bee
    published on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 18:11:00 GMT
    Sacramento BeeCalifornia education officials sued for records on English learnersSacramento BeeA civil rights group filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Education on Monday, claiming the state refused to divulge records detailing its number of long-term English-language learners. The plaintiffs say state education officials are ...Lawsuit claims state refuses to release data on English learnersEdSourceall 3 news articles »...
  • Poll: California voters back Prop. 30 extension in support of public schools - USC News
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:38:47 GMT
    USC NewsPoll: California voters back Prop. 30 extension in support of public schoolsUSC News30 temporarily increased the state sales tax by a quarter cent and the personal income tax rate on people earning more than $250,000 a year to fund public education and other government programs. Six in 10 voters said California should be spending more ...Voters support extending taxes to pay for public schools, poll finds89.3 KPCCall 5 news articles »...
  • Decision to cancel high school exit exam creates chaos - Contra Costa Times
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 02:23:06 GMT
    abc7news.comDecision to cancel high school exit exam creates chaosContra Costa TimesBut the California Department of Education apparently did not consider the immediate impact that decision would have on students who banked their futures on passing the exam in July. Some other Bay Area school districts weren't hit as hard as Oakland ...S.F. poised to waive Exit Exam requirement, issue diplomasSan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)all 22 news articles »...
  • How Much Is That California Public College Education Going to Cost You? - KQED
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:19:09 GMT
    KQEDHow Much Is That California Public College Education Going to Cost You?KQEDMouseover locations for undergraduate annual in-state tuition and living cost estimates at these 23 California State University and nine University of California campuses (doesn't include UC San Francisco and UC Hastings). Rates do not reflect the ...and more »...
  • Arne Duncan: Where California schools need to put their money - Los Angeles Times
    published on Tue, 18 Aug 2015 04:00:17 GMT
    Los Angeles TimesArne Duncan: Where California schools need to put their moneyLos Angeles TimesIn California, teacher shortages in math, science and computer education have persisted for more than a decade. This school year, California districts will need to fill more than 21,000 teaching positions, many in hard-to-staff STEM subjects. All of ...and more »...
  • $240 Million Education Contract Illustrates State Lobbying Loopholes - KQED
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:03:00 GMT
    $240 Million Education Contract Illustrates State Lobbying LoopholesKQEDWhen California education officials awarded a $240 million, three-year contract to conduct Common Core testing for millions of school children this spring, they said it was an open and competitive process — and that Educational Testing Service, the ......
  • Getting an eduCATion: Feline receives student ID card in California High School - RT
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:16:30 GMT
    RTGetting an eduCATion: Feline receives student ID card in California High SchoolRTBubba the cat, a local celebrity in a California high school, has received his student ID card and can now officially enjoy life on campus, after years of almost daily “unauthorized” visits. “It's official – I am now part of the student body – the best ...and more »...
  • California home school interest surges as parents look to sidestep vaccine law - The Guardian
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 12:31:33 GMT
    The GuardianCalifornia home school interest surges as parents look to sidestep vaccine lawThe GuardianWith the passage of a new law this summer mandating vaccines for schoolkids in California, home school advocates and organizations say they are seeing surging interest in off-campus education options that would exempt them from the requirement.and more »...
  • Public release of California school test scores pushed to September - San Jose Mercury News
    published on Tue, 11 Aug 2015 20:00:56 GMT
    Public release of California school test scores pushed to SeptemberSan Jose Mercury NewsCalifornia Department of Education officials have traditionally published annual test scores in August, but things have changed in the last couple of years: first, with the suspension of the previous form of assessment, known as the Standarized Testing ...and more »...
  • Education experts debate whether kindergarten should be mandatory in California - 89.3 KPCC
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:18:45 GMT
    89.3 KPCCEducation experts debate whether kindergarten should be mandatory in California89.3 KPCCEducation experts debate whether kindergarten should be mandatory in California. by AirTalk 3 hours ago. 110654 full. There's a current bill pending in the Senate mandating that California children attend kindergarten. woodleywonderworks via Flickr....

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