February 19, 2020 | Times-Herald

Special education in California should be overhauled to focus on the individual needs of students, with better training for teachers, more streamlined services and improved screening for the youngest children, according to a compilation of reports released today.

February 19, 2020 | Times-Herald

Special education in California should be overhauled to focus on the individual needs of students, with better training for teachers, more streamlined services and improved screening for the youngest children, according to a compilation of reports released today.

February 18, 2020 | EdSource

Special education in California should be overhauled to focus on the individual needs of students, with better training for teachers, more streamlined services and improved screening for the youngest children, according to a compilation of reports released today.

February 18, 2020 | New America

To sustain children’s gains made in pre-K, state and local actors should take steps to ensure continuity from pre-K through the early grades in key areas, including standards, instructional practices, curricula, assessments, and teacher professional development. Research has shown that PreK-3rd grade...

February 18, 2020 | Education Dive

The Policy Analysis for California Education findings come as Gov. Gavin Newsom is seeking an additional $900 million in state funds for students with disabilities.

February 11, 2020 | EdSource

Reducing gun violence, making college more affordable and addressing the teacher shortage again are on the minds of California voters, who also said they would support raising teachers’ pay and spending more for schools, according to a new PACE/USC Rossier...

February 11, 2020 | Education Dive

About 60% of California voters think private colleges' admissions generally favor affluent students, according to a recent poll by Policy Analysis for California Education (PACE), a Stanford University-based research center, and the University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education. A...

February 10, 2020 | EdSource

At least 1 in 8 California high school seniors take community college courses while still in high school, an increasingly popular strategy that gives students a head start on their college careers, and has been shown to boost both...

February 7, 2020 | USC Rossier

The results of the 2020 PACE/USC Rossier poll, however, show that California voters lack enthusiasm about the state education system and local school quality, and it’s unclear what effect such tepid support will have on a range of possible solutions.

February 4, 2020 | CalMatters

The Varsity Blues scandal, in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their kids into elite universities, laid bare a hard truth about college admissions in California: Opportunity is not equal. Public educators and policy makers should take Varsity Blues...