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  • Former street kid fulfills educational promise with Ph.D. - University of California
    published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:45:08 GMT
    University of CaliforniaFormer street kid fulfills educational promise with Ph.D.University of CaliforniaHe was admitted to California State University, Stanislaus, through the Educational Opportunity Program and spent the first few semesters on academic probation. That was no problem; Shaw said his grades were all A's in those first two semesters. In ......
  • California sues over Corinthian student debt relief claims - WTOP
    published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:19:49 GMT
    WTOPCalifornia sues over Corinthian student debt relief claimsWTOPThe latest lawsuit says students are eligible for relief after courts ruled that they were defrauded by Corinthian in violation of California's consumer protection laws. U.S. Department of Education spokesman Jim Bradshaw said he could not immediately ...California sues DeVos over debt relief for defrauded students | TheHillThe HillCalifornia Sues DeVos, Trump Administration Over Corinthian Student Debt ClaimsCBS San Francisco...
  • Big changes in requirements to become a special education teacher ... - EdSource
    published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:06:20 GMT
    EdSourceBig changes in requirements to become a special education teacher ...EdSourceThe California Commission on Teacher Credentialing is making big changes in how special education teachers will be trained, adding core courses and an assessment already mandated for general classroom teachers. Commissioners view the overhaul of ...and more »...
  • California isn't doing enough to teach kids how to read, lawsuit says - Los Angeles Times
    published on Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:11:35 GMT
    Los Angeles TimesCalifornia isn't doing enough to teach kids how to read, lawsuit saysLos Angeles TimesToo many California children can't read, and the state doesn't have an adequate plan to fix the problem, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The complaint, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court by the advocacy law firm Public Counsel, alleges ...California in a 'literacy crisis' with children who can't read: suitNew York PostLawyers sue California because too many...
  • Lawsuit Takes California to Task for Failing to Educate All Students - U.S. News & World Report
    published on Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:28:05 GMT
    U.S. News & World ReportLawsuit Takes California to Task for Failing to Educate All StudentsU.S. News & World Report"The state's system of education is failing them," the lawsuit reads. "An education that does not provide access to literacy cannot be called an education at all. In California's education system, the children of the 'haves' receive access to a basic ......
  • Another Disclosure Requirement for California Higher Education Institutions Signals an Accelerating State Role in ... - Lexology
    published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:50:24 GMT
    Another Disclosure Requirement for California Higher Education Institutions Signals an Accelerating State Role in ...LexologyBeginning with the 2018-19 academic year, all higher education institutions in California, except the California Community College system, will have to provide their students an annual summary of their total borrowing to pursue their education and an ...and more »...
  • Five California colleges rank in top 10 for high Latino grad rates - Los Angeles Times
    published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:54:17 GMT
    Los Angeles TimesFive California colleges rank in top 10 for high Latino grad ratesLos Angeles TimesFive California colleges and universities rank among the nation's top 10 for promoting Latino student success, a new study has found. Whittier College topped the list by The Education Trust, which analyzed data from 613 public and private four-year ...UCR Identified as National Leader for Latino Student SuccessUCR Today (press release)all 6 news articles »...
  • California must set ambitious goals to combat chronic absenteeism - EdSource
    published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:24:19 GMT
    EdSourceCalifornia must set ambitious goals to combat chronic absenteeismEdSourceThe release of the data comes as chronic absenteeism is becoming part of the California Dashboard, the state's new accountability system. Under a plan submitted to the U.S. Department of Education in September, California is one of 36 states to include ...and more »...
  • Too Many Children in California Can't Read, Lawsuit Claims - The ... - New York Times
    published on Wed, 06 Dec 2017 21:53:46 GMT
    New York TimesToo Many Children in California Can't Read, Lawsuit Claims - The ...New York TimesParents and teachers say the state failed to give students at low-performing schools the resources they need to learn to read and write.California sued for 'dragging down' US in literacy & education — RT ...RTall 6 news articles »...