California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special learning and emotional needs and holding educators and administrators accountable.
The message they were bringing to lawmakers: they wanted to make it clear that California schools simply can’t take any more budget cuts.
Governor Brown shares his optimism that a budget deal will soon be reached with Silicon Valley tech CEO’s, but they have concerns about education funding and the future work force.
A judge in Oakland was expected to rule Friday on two lawsuits aimed at forcing the state of California to spend more money on its public schools.
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 (AP) _ The state aid bill President Obama signed last week is expected to provide $1.2 billion to help California’s cash-strapped schools.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ California is keeping pace in the Race to the Top, as the state has been named a finalist for the second round of federal education funds.