California

A special legislative session will weigh significant state policy changes in response to proposed requirements for the federal grants.
September 2, 2009 – Education Week
The Los Angeles board of education has agreed to open up as many as 250 schools to outside managers in a move meant to jump-start the pace of academic improvement in the nation’s second-largest school district.
September 2, 2009 – Education Week
A 17-year-old boy accused of detonating two pipe bombs at a high school in California, while armed with a chainsaw and other weapons, is charged with trying to murder two faculty members.
September 2, 2009 – Education Week
After a four-hour debate, the school board of the nation’s second-largest district votes to open the management of some 250 schools to outside groups.
August 26, 2009 – Education Week
The Stockton, Calif., district gets serious about lowering—and verifying—its dropout rate.
August 26, 2009 – Education Week
August 26, 2009 – Education Week
Students improved in English and mathematics, but gaps between racial groups persist, state officials say.
August 26, 2009 – Education Week
August 26, 2009 – Education Week
Some school board members and community activists want to have a competition for running the 50 new schools set to open in the district.
August 26, 2009 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week

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