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2015/04/14 12:48
2015/04/14 12:48
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You Might Also Like Although the state is implementing the Common Core, the adoption has proceeded relatively problem-free. Recently two education experts that don’t always agree – Stanford professor...
2015/04/14 12:48
2015/04/14 12:48
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2015/04/13 17:28
2015/04/13 17:28
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On May 16, 2009, the call came. A brave 17-year old Latina in a small Utah town had given birth to a 5 pound, 6-ounce baby girl -- her second child in two years. Without a job or high school diploma,...
2015/04/11 21:22
2015/04/11 21:22
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They support Democratic touchstone issues such as environmentalism, gun control, gay marriage and abortion rights. But they're often seen as party pariahs for espousing ideas like rolling back public...
2015/04/10 04:33
2015/04/10 04:33
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State Superintendent Tom Torlakson talks to parents as he visits the Parent Center at Ceres Elementary School in unincorporated Whittier on Thursday, April 9, 2015. School officials say the Parent...
2015/04/09 19:26
2015/04/09 19:26
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Diego Valley Public Charter School, which offers teenagers independent study programs in San Diego County that lead to a high school diploma, received a $600,000 grant Thursday from the state...
2015/04/09 02:40
2015/04/09 02:40
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Brandon Sportel strummed a guitar and led a group of Canalino Elementary School students in their school song during Wednesday morning's assembly. "We are Catalina whales," the group belted out,...
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2015/04/08 19:49
2015/04/08 19:49
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April 7 Chico Enterprise-Record: Citizens, not government, will keep art alive People constantly question whether government funding for particular arts projects in Chico was money well spent. And...
2015/04/07 23:21
2015/04/07 23:21
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Hayward and Berkeley school districts have been recognized by the state for improved attendance and dropout prevention. The two are among 11 districts named as models by the state Department of...
2015/04/06 04:58
2015/04/06 04:58
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California education officials relied on three paper slips and a box to help determine who would win a nearly quarter-billion-dollar contract to overhaul the state’s system of testing students. At a...
2015/04/04 16:02
2015/04/04 16:02
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... always really ties so closely to what the standards are. The kids don’t feel like they are doing additional training,” said Jane Freet, a fifth-grade teacher at Crown Valley Elementary in...
2015/04/02 13:57
2015/04/02 13:57
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OpeningTwisted Oak Tavern opened at 30105 Agoura Road in Agoura Hills. The gastropub and brewery offers in-house brews; popular domestic, imported and craft beers; award-winning wines, inspired...
2015/04/02 07:58
2015/04/02 07:58
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A clear line needs to be drawn: When doing the public’s business, California’s public officials should use only their official email accounts. If they use their private emails for work, there’s too...
2015/03/30 07:58
2015/03/30 07:58
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Gov. Jerry Brown, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and other top elected officials in California acknowledge using personal email accounts to conduct government business, and it's not clear if their private...
2015/03/25 05:33
2015/03/25 05:33
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In an effort to avoid losing millions of dollars because of a failed record-keeping system, the president of the teachers union called Tuesday for Los Angeles Unified’s superintendent to travel with...
2015/03/25 00:15
2015/03/25 00:15
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Two years ago, state school officials abandoned a pencil-and-paper, multiple-choice test in favor of new computerized exams to measure California students’ knowledge of English language arts and math,...
2015/03/21 21:57
2015/03/21 21:57
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In 2008 California adopted a new redistricting system for state offices, extended in 2010 to congressional seats. It was accomplished through the arduous efforts of a 14-member nonpartisan Citizens...
2015/03/20 21:31
2015/03/20 21:31
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MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) - California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson is telling the state's teachers union that it's time to stop bashing teachers and school...
2015/04/14 12:48
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