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Aug 2, 2023

Limits of Control

Culture wars in school boards call for state intervention Last week’s tussles between state officials and a pair of Southern California school boards may have...
Jul 27, 2018

Native Americans Push Schools to Include Their Story in California History Classes

Native American teachers and activists meet regularly to create K-12 curriculum about California's indigenous inhabitants. Credits: Courtesy of Sacramento State University For decades, California 4th-graders have...
Jul 20, 2018

Far from Home and Alone: Unaccompanied Immigrant Youth Find Refuge in Oakland Unified

Thousands attended a rally in Oakland in June to protect President Trump's immigration crackdown. Nearly a third of Oakland's population is foreign-born. Credits: Theresa Harrington...
Nov 10, 2017

Latino Students in California Face Large Inequities Compared to White Peers

Latino youth in California make up a majority of the student population but face daunting obstacles in schools, including less access to quality preschools,...
Nov 2, 2017

Suspension, Expulsion Rates Fall Sharply in California, But Racial and Ethnic Disparities Remain

School suspensions and expulsions in California public schools have dropped dramatically among all racial and ethnic groups over the past five years but...