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2015/01/31 14:33
2015/01/31 14:33
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Sonora, CA – State-led efforts now actively underway to elevate arts education to a core subject in California public schools education is evoking cautious optimism from one of the Mother Lode’s head...
2015/01/31 14:33
2015/01/31 14:33
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2015/01/30 23:29
2015/01/30 23:29
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When we were growing up, school lunches often featured highly processed meat and cheese between two slices of white bread. We know better now. An abundance of research shows that a combination of...
2015/01/21 06:58
2015/01/21 06:58
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These are yeasty times for California’s public education system and its 6 million youngsters. Gov. Jerry Brown and the Legislature overhauled how state school aid is distributed, removing limitations...
2015/01/17 06:47
2015/01/17 06:47
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Substantial progress has been made in addressing unsanitary and substandard conditions in Inglewood secondary schools, California Supt. of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson said Friday after inspecting...
2015/01/16 09:50
2015/01/16 09:50
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Banta School District is kicking the River Islands Technology Academy out. The board voted Thursday night to do so just seven months from the start of its second school year in August. But the...
2015/01/15 22:02
2015/01/15 22:02
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Orange County’s public schools saw significant drops in suspension and expulsion rates last year as educators sought less severe punishments for students who committed less serious offenses. New...
2015/01/15 00:25
2015/01/15 00:25
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Fewer San Diego County students were suspended or expelled in the last school year than the year before, according to data released Wednesday by the state Department of Education. The drop mirrors a...
2015/01/13 00:58
2015/01/13 00:58
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School-construction and home-building groups Monday launched an effort to qualify a $9 billion school bond for the November 2016 ballot, only days after Gov. Jerry Brown released a budget plan that...
2015/01/12 23:44
2015/01/12 23:44
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Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson greets supporters during an election night watch party at the Citizen Hotel in Sacramento, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. The non-partisan race...
2015/01/11 04:33
2015/01/11 04:33
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Soon, nine of the Mother Lode’s more remotely located public schools may plug into the state ed network, via grant. They are among 227 in the state designated to share nearly $27 million in newly...
2015/01/09 21:05
2015/01/09 21:05
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SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday proposed a $113.3 billion budget for the coming fiscal year that seeks to boost spending on schools and funds the expansion of Medi-Cal to cover nearly a third...
2015/01/07 21:39
2015/01/07 21:39
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... state grants provide the critical last step needed to connect an additional 63,000 students to the state education network that will give them access to technology, which will prepare them for...
2015/01/07 19:58
2015/01/07 19:58
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After taking their oaths of office Monday, eight California leaders celebrated new beginnings with festivities paid, in large part, by interest groups that do business with the state. Labor unions,...
2015/01/05 14:58
2015/01/05 14:58
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Welcome back to California politics! With the exception of a one-day ceremony elevating new members of the Legislature, the Capitol has been quiet for the last few months. Today it will be reanimated...
2015/01/05 08:58
2015/01/05 08:58
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As statewide officials not named Jerry Brown take their oaths of office today, each will be thinking about their next step up, if only in passing. Knowing that Brown cannot run for a fifth term, some...
2015/01/31 14:33
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