Tony Thurmond, state superintendent of public instruction, speaks with California Black Media about legislation that would increase access to education opportunities for Black, Hispanic and other children who were most affected by the pandemic.(April 27, 2022) → Read the full The Sacramento Observer report
The University of California system this fall will begin to pay the tuition for California residents who are Native American. The decision could affect more than 600 students. UC President Michael Drake said the move would “advance critical efforts to expand student diversity and make the University of California more affordable.”(April 26, 2022) → Read the full KCRA NBC 3 report
SB 911 would provide $50M in public funding for journalism in California. It is heading to the state Senate floor with outside support still tepid.
California’s community college enrollment plummeted during the pandemic. Here are the stories of some of the students who left.
EdSource spoke with Sen. John Laird Monday regarding the “historic” education funding contained in the budget the legislature had just sent to Gov. Gavin Newsom.
How California's extensive public school system is organized and managed, explained.
California has gone from one library to more than 1,100 in the last 171 years.