California’s Assembly Speaker John Perez wants to cut college costs by two thirds by cutting corporate tax breaks to raise a billion dollars each year. Perez is introducing his plan in Sacramento Wednesday.
A national effort to take back higher education was launched on Tuesday, marking the 57th anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education.
A new report has suggested that California’s budget cuts have taken a severe toll on California’s teachers. Further complicating matters, an upcoming wave of retirements could leave the state short of qualified educators.
UC Berkeley Asst. Prof. Janelle Scott on a report that finds large urban school districts are falling short in improving education for African American boys. Click to Listen