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  • Proposition 2 beefs up California budget reserve, but its effect on education ... - Contra Costa Times
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:32:57 GMT
    IVN NewsProposition 2 beefs up California budget reserve, but its effect on education ...Contra Costa TimesOne of the centerpieces of Gov. Jerry Brown's re-election campaign, Proposition 2, would pump billions of dollars into the state's neglected "rainy day fund," pay down huge debts and create a new reserve fund for K-12 schools and community colleges.Calif. Proposition 47 Proposes Sentence Reduction for Non-Violent CrimesIVN NewsMariel Garza: PTA moms' group becomes face...
  • 'Landmark' Student-Data-Privacy Law Enacted in California - Education Week News (blog)
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:23:38 GMT
    Education Week News (blog)'Landmark' Student-Data-Privacy Law Enacted in CaliforniaEducation Week News (blog)California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Monday a sweeping measure aimed at restricting the use of students' educational data by third-party vendors, marking one of the most aggressive legislative attempts to date to balance the promise of digital ...California Takes Meaningful Step Toward Shoring Up Student PrivacyCenter for Democracy and Technology (blog)California e...
  • California's School Reform Insurgency - Wall Street Journal
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:54:45 GMT
    Wall Street JournalCalifornia's School Reform InsurgencyWall Street JournalOn last year's National Assessment of Educational Progress, California fourth-graders scored 47th in reading and 46th in math nationwide. A mere 27% of fourth-graders are proficient in reading, compared to 39% in Florida, which spends less per pupil.On Education, CTA Shows Where Its Heart LiesBreitbart NewsCalifornia schools chief Tom Torlakson touts experienceFresno BeeReformer seeks to be next state schools chie...
  • $13 million awarded to California charter schools - Los Angeles Times
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:57:31 GMT
    $13 million awarded to California charter schoolsLos Angeles TimesThe U.S. Department of Education said Friday that it awarded about $13 million to three charter school networks in California to help them expand. The department awarded 27 new grants in 12 states totaling $39.7 million distributed under the Charter ...and more »...
  • Racial gap in education puts drag on economy - California Economy Reporting
    published on Fri, 03 Oct 2014 02:44:11 GMT
    Racial gap in education puts drag on economyCalifornia Economy ReportingHiding in the shadows of Silicon Valley's successful startups lies a paradox. Major tech companies need skilled workers that they can't find in California and outsource talent from overseas for highly paid workers. Meanwhile, nearby low-income ......
  • 15 Calif. community colleges to offer bachelor degrees - USA TODAY College
    published on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:17:37 GMT
    USA TODAY College15 Calif. community colleges to offer bachelor degreesUSA TODAY College“This is landmark legislation that is a game changer for California's higher education system and out workforce preparedness,” he says. “SB850 [Senate Bill 850] boosts the focus of our community colleges on job training now when California faces a ...and more »...
  • Repeal of Bilingual Education to Go Before California Voters - Education Week News (blog)
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:52:53 GMT
    Repeal of Bilingual Education to Go Before California VotersEducation Week News (blog)The new law will give voters a chance to overturn a 16-year-old state law that has severely restricted the use of bilingual education in California's public schools. Right now, English-only instruction is the predominant approach used by California ...and more »...
  • Jerry Brown approves community college bachelor's degrees - Sacramento Bee
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:34:05 GMT
    NPR (blog)Jerry Brown approves community college bachelor's degreesSacramento BeeWhile 21 other states offer community college baccalaureates, California's colleges have traditionally been the domain of transfer students and career technical education, granting two-year associate degrees, as established more than 50 years ago in ...California Approves Landmark 'Yes Means Yes' LawBoston.comCalifornia Enacts 'Yes Means Yes' Law, Defining Sexual ConsentNPR (blog)California a...
  • California voters want affirmative action in higher education, study finds - The Pasadena Star-News
    published on Sun, 05 Oct 2014 05:49:40 GMT
    California voters want affirmative action in higher education, study findsThe Pasadena Star-NewsWhite, Latino, black and Asian-American voters all support affirmative action, according to a recent study that starkly contrasts the seemingly widespread Asian opposition to putting the system back into higher education. Karthick Ramakrishnan, survey ...and more »...
  • California state superintendent of public instruction: Torlakson or Tuck? - San Jose Mercury News
    published on Mon, 06 Oct 2014 03:00:10 GMT
    San Jose Mercury NewsCalifornia state superintendent of public instruction: Torlakson or Tuck?San Jose Mercury NewsCalifornia, a lawsuit filed by a group of students who said teacher employment laws deprived them of their constitutional right to equal education, effectively threw out the state's tenure and seniority system. That system protects teachers who have ...Marshall Tuck for California superintendent of public instruction: EndorsementLA Daily NewsCalifornia's Only Meaningful Race...

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Atwater CA
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Cazadero CA
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Knysna, Western Cape ZA
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Santa Cruz CA
Sally Ride Elementary School
Los Angeles CA
Lincoln Elementary School
Eureka CA
Marquez Avenue Elementary School
Pacific Palisades CA
Almond Acres Charter Academy School
San Miguel CA
St. Anne's School
Porterville CA
Mosaic Christian School
Vallejo CA
Central High School
Morgan Hill CA
Granada Elementary School
Alhambra CA
Ralph J. Bunche High School
Oakland CA
Sequoia Elementary School
Pleasant Hill CA
St. Patrick Elementary School
San Jose CA
Hollywood Park Elementary School
Sacramento CA
Montessori Explorer Elementary School
Chula Vista CA
Learning Pointe Christian Academy School
Sacramento CA
Waterford Middle School
Waterford CA
Garin Elementary School
Brentwood CA
Central Junior High School
Pittsburg CA
Planada Elementary School
Planada CA