Morning Read: Judgment Day
Hillel Aron | August 31, 2012
California test scores: State to release results at 10 a.m. KPCC: The tests in English and math measure whether school districts meet state education standards. Students between the second and 11th grades take the exam.
Steinberg’s school accountability rewrite set for passage SI&A: Legislation approved Thursday would remake the state’s accountability system for public schools by reducing the role of standardized testing and incorporate new college-and career-readiness measurements.
Crisis Counseling, Parent Meeting at School Where Driver Crashed Into Students NBC: 14 people, most of them children, were injured when a 100-year-old backed his Cadillac into a group near the South Los Angeles school.Teacher removed from classroom at Haskell Elementary in Granada Hills Daily News: Administrators contacted the Los Angeles Police Department and reassigned the unidentified teacher to a district office after receiving a complaint of child abuse, an LAUSD spokesman said.
Measure to improve student success at California Community Colleges clears hurdle KPCC: California legislators voted overwhelmingly in favor of a measure Thursday that aims to streamline the path to student graduation, certification and transfers in the California Community Colleges.