Grade School Visual And Performing Arts Programs Spark Future Career PathsCareer choices later in life within applied art fields, such as fashion and industrial design are often sparked through early school art programs.
California Seeks To Shelve Current Standardized TestsCalifornia education officials proposed Wednesday to immediately do away with the standardized reading, math and social science tests used to measure student learning and school performance since the late 1990s.
California To Apply For Waiver To No Child Left Behind LawCalifornia is planning to join the 37 other states that have sought relief from the most strenuous requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind education law.
Controversial California Education Board Pick Withdraws BidGov. Jerry Brown's office said his controversial pick for the state Board of Education, former state superintendent Bill Honig, has withdrawn his name for the job.
Brown Appoints Dems To Enviroment, Employment PostsGov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday named his top cabinet members in key employment and environmental departments and appointed seven members to the state Board of Education.
State Board of Ed. Adopts National Standards
Oakland Denied Nearly $10 Million in Education Funds