Analysis: CA’s season of change (maybe) for public education
Here’s one vision of the future for California public schools: Every teacher is effective. Schools are free of child molesters. Schools provide quality instruction time to every kid in every classroom. These are all possibilities, judging from this season of potential change for the state’s public schools. In recent weeks, a trio of separate but...
By Michael Janofsky | June 19, 2014
A cool map shows some (ugly) truths about CA education
Any idea how California ranks in high school graduation rate? How about 8th grade math? Or education spending? A Columbus, Ohio group called Best Education Degrees has put together a handy interactive map that shows how the 50 states and the District of Columbia compare on nine different measures, using data from the U.S. Census...
By LA School Report | January 17, 2014