February 4, 2020 | CalMatters

Susanna Cooper and Michal Kurlaender, UC Davis: Allowing high school students to take college-level courses while they are still in high school is good for students, good for high schools, and good for community colleges, which are the primary vehicle...

January 31, 2020 | EdSource

The March 3 California ballot includes a $15 billion state bond issue to help schools, community colleges and universities with construction costs for their facilities. Last fall, the Legislature and Gov. Gavin Newsom placed the measure on the ballot by...

January 7, 2020 | CSBA

Recent survey results show that while more California county office of education leaders are understanding and accepting of the new roles of COEs in the Statewide System of Support, the state must further build out and enhance the system to...

May 30, 2020 | EdSource

With Gov. Gavin Newsom’s guidance for reopening schools in the wings, superintendents are laboring to figure out how schools can adapt to a new regimen with masks, social distancing, temperature checks and hybrid schedules of school one day, distance learning...

Students, their families and educators continue to experience increased physical and mental health concerns, isolation and economic hardship as a result of COVID-19. To best serve their communities, many districts and schools will need to develop stronger systems of support...

July 31, 2020 | San Francisco Chronicle

Frustrated Bay Area families already know classes will be online when school starts in the coming weeks, but many still have no idea when their K-12 students will have to log on for lessons or how many hours of live...

July 31, 2020 | CalMatters

School systems across the state have either created their own training for teachers or paid someone else to do it. They want to make it more effective for the fall. For most California students in schools and colleges, the fall...

July 30, 2020 | The New York Times

As kids start school with more online learning, parents wonder whether they’ll ever catch up. Here’s how to set them up for success.

January 29, 2020 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board interviewed Richard Barrera on Jan. 14, 2020, ahead of the March 3, 2020, primary election. Barrera, the incumbent, is the only candidate who qualified for the ballot in the San Diego Unified School Board...

January 25, 2020 | Lake County Record-Bee

Impact of teacher activism in California being felt in multiple but less visible ways, leaders say.