Community schools can help break the cycle of poverty EdSource, February 18, 2014
Bringing additional resources and community service providers into schools can help students focus on learning and be successful.
Ag teachers fear for future of programs The Bakersfield Californian, February 15, 2014
Rural communities are concerned that agriculture education programs won't get support under LCFF.
Community promise of CA's new school finance law hinges on parents New America Media, February 14, 2014
Los Angeles parents talk about their involvement in LCFF advocacy (Spanish) Univision.com, February 14, 2014
Parents of LAUSD students advocate for LCFF funds to be used to improve facilities and services.
Marten goes all in on the achievement gap Speak City Heights, February 12, 2014
San Diego Unified School District's superintendent presented increased and expanded efforts to reduce the achievement gap by focusing on early childhood education, English learners, and school discipline.
Coachella Valley Unified School District planning 60 layoffs The Desert Sun, February 6, 2014
Coachella Valley Unified School District announces layoffs at a time when other school districts are expanding.