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California School System

Even Businesses Want To End This Tax Loophole

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

It's a most improbable union -- but California progressives and the state's business community have come together in support of closing a commercial p...

Does This State Fail When It Comes To Educating Hispanic Students?

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 01.25.2014 | Latino Voices

PAJARO, Calif. (AP) — As Hispanics surpass white Californians in population next year, the state becomes a potential model for the rest of the count...

Major Funding Changes Are Coming To California Schools

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

After several decades without any major changes, the way California funds its schools is being completely revamped. On Monday, Gov. Jerry Brown sig...

L.A. Unified, Teachers Union Reach 'Historic' Agreement On Teacher Evaluations

Posted 12.03.2012 | Education

The Los Angeles Unified School District and its teachers union have reached what is being called a “historic” tentative agreement to incorporate s...

Student Photos Of California Standardized Tests Delays Release Of Scores

Posted 07.19.2012 | Education

Nearly 150 California schools could be in hot water after students took photos of state standardized tests and posted them on social networks, the Los...

Do California Teenagers Live In 'Junk Food Wastelands?'

| Posted 09.28.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Joanna Lin California teenagers are living and attending schools in junk food wastelan...

California School System: Separate and Unequal

Alberto Torrico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Alberto Torrico

Our educational system is failing to provide all our children equal access to quality education. Our children did not ask to be born rich or poor. They did not ask to be pawns in political games.