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RT @afterschool4all: Can the US reach a

RT @afterschool4all: Can the US reach a 90% graduation rate by 2020?


MT @CATeachersGR: Charter schools in Cal

MT @CATeachersGR: Charter schools in California was meant to allow local communities to innovate, and was not intended to yield the control or sidestep our democratically elected leaders. This is why @WeAreCTA co-sponsored #sb808 and #sb1362

The economic short fall can not be met b

The economic short fall can not be met by cutting administrators. You could fire every single one & sell HQ and you would not get anywhere near the amount needed. The average CA school district is ~6k students. If you broke up @LASchools into that average sized districts you get over 100 school districts. That’s over 100 Superintendents, office staff, HR, maintenance, etc. What’s not recognized is that @LASchools provides an economy of scale. Cutting admin is an ineffective, cynical, and short sighted ploy instead to dealing with the history of “kicking the can down the road”. The Reason report mentioned was written by “free marketers”, look at authors bio’s; no k-12 educators

SB-577: Public postsecondary education:

SB-577: Public postsecondary education: California Community College Teacher Credentialing Partnership Pilot Program.
On 21-JUN-18 the following history action was applied:
“Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.”

AB-1744: After school programs: substanc

AB-1744: After school programs: substance use prevention: funding: cannabis revenue.
On 21-JUN-18 the following history action was applied:
“From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 8. Noes 0.) (June 20). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.”

RT @EdSource: — 59% of CA middle & high

RT @EdSource: — 59% of CA middle & high school students report being engaged in school
— 52% say they enjoy coming
— Less than half feel what they learn in school is relevant to their lives
@Youth_Truth survey #SchoolClimate @EducationDive

RT @educationweek: The average teacher i

RT @educationweek: The average teacher is not making a living wage in more than half the states, a new report says.

RT @EdSurge: How can we seamlessly integ

RT @EdSurge: How can we seamlessly integrate technology throughout all grade levels while still protecting student information? @ClassLink #privacypolicy #edtechchat

After years of “English Only” allowed

After years of “English Only” allowed in schools; how quickly can bilingual education be implemented?

How should we report school performance?

How should we report school performance? A single number/grade? Report performance across a variety of measures? Both?