California Superintendent Has Plan To Bring Students Back Into Classroom — But Not Their TeachersMost schools in California will not be reopening for in-person education this month — but one superintendent has come up with a plan to welcome some students back to class. And it doesn’t involve their teachers.
New Study Again Ranks Stockton And Modesto As 2 Of The Least Educated US CitiesStockton and Modesto have again been ranked as among the least educated cities in the US.
Gov. Newsom Mandates Schools In Counties On California's Watch List To Start Year With Distance LearningWith the coronavirus showing no signs of slowing, Gov. Gavin Newsom is directing schools in California counties on the state’s watch list to stay closed for in-person classes.
California Schools Chief Says Some Districts Can Open SafelyCalifornia's education chief on Wednesday applauded the state's two largest school districts, Los Angeles and San Diego, for this week's decision not to reopen classrooms this fall amid rising coronavirus cases but said the same rules need not apply in counties with low rates of infection.
Parents Question Whether Distance Learning Is The Best Option For Their ChildrenA New York Times article arguing about the need for students to return to the classroom is flying in the face of federal and state health experts.
Pediatrics Group: Academic, Mental And Physical Benefits Of In-Person School Outweigh Coronavirus RisksAs states grapple with how to safely start the upcoming school year, the American Academy of Pediatrics is pushing for students to be physically present in classrooms rather than continue in remote learning for the sake of their well-being.
Sacramento Schools To Get Mental Health Clinician For Each CampusA new partnership will provide mental health services to students returning to Sacramento schools this fall.
California Schools Chief Details Plan For ReopeningCalifornia's Department of Education released a detailed guide Monday for the safe reopening of schools in the age of face masks and physical distancing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
California Schools Chief Calls For New Plan On Racism, BiasCalifornia's education chief Tony Thurmond announced plans Monday to lead a new effort focusing on racism in state schools during emotional remarks on George Floyd.
California Schools Say Budget Cuts Will Delay ReopeningSix California school districts representing more than 900,000 students say the governor's proposed budget cuts will delay the reopening of schools.
Somber Warnings Temper Hopes About Fall Return To School -- And NormalcySchool is out for an early summer for most US kids — and discouraging signs about the spread of coronavirus are starting to cloud hopes of a return to class in the fall.
Experts Caution 'Covid Slide' Looming For Children Out Of SchoolThe big fear is that the annual "summer slide" could supercharge the loss of learning for students having a hard time keeping up with their education in the lockdowns.
How 'Regular School' Parents Can Homeschool Their Kids During The Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus has turned caregivers around the world into homeschoolers.
Scholastic Is Offering Free Online Courses So Your Kids Can Keep Learning While Schools Are ClosedScholastic has launched a "Learn at Home" website that has free daily courses for students from Pre-kindergarten to grades 6 and higher.
Had Enough? Californians Turn Down Higher Taxes, DebtA final tally of votes remains incomplete, but there is agreement on both sides that no single reason explains the downfall of the big bond.