California is a wealthy state, but according to a new study it spends less on K-12 education than much of the rest of the country.
California’s top education official says the state’s students posted the ninth straight year of gains in English and math proficiency on this year’s standardized tests.
About 100 students and teachers headed from San Jose to Sacramento on a pair of tour buses Wednesday morning to gather support for cash-strapped schools that need support from California lawmakers.
An assemblyman concerned about childhood obesity introduced a bill that would prohibit food trucks from operating within 1,500 feet of elementary and secondary schools.
California’s public school year is getting shorter and shorter, while classrooms are increasingly crowded. That’s the finding of a new state study, predicting even deeper financial troubles for the schools if Gov. Brown’s budget plan is approved.
A new report from the public Policy Institute of California offers hope for improving the state’s school finance system, in part due to demographics.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS)_ California didn’t make the final cut to receive its share of $4.35 billion in federal education funding. The U.S. Department of Education announced the 10 recipients in the second round of the “Race […]
SAN FRANCISCO, (KCBS)_ Students around the Bay Area are packing their backpacks as they prepare to head back to school. At Mission High School in San Francisco, despite shrinking school budgets, the academic expectations have […]