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Governor Gavin Newsom today announced a major agreement between teachers, classified employees, school boards, superintendents, and principals to work together to provide distance learning to California’s students as a result of school closures due to mitigation efforts against the COVID-19 outbreak. The agreement means more kids will be able to …continue reading

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The Legislative Analyst’s Office has just published the following report: Excess ERAF: A Review of the Calculations Affecting School Funding This report focuses on a state law enacted in the 1990s that shifts some of the property tax revenue in certain counties from schools and community colleges to other local …continue reading

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The Legislative Analyst’s Office has just published the following report: Narrowing California’s K-12 Student Achievement Gaps Student Achievement Gaps Are Large. In 2019, the Legislature tasked our office with convening a work group focused on addressing K-12 student achievement gaps. The group started by examining data on achievement gaps in …continue reading

Rebecca Friedrichs, 28-year California public school teacher, will share shocking highlights of California’s SeXXX Ed curriculum (officially known as “CA Healthy Youth Act”) during the Seal Beach Republican Women Federated lunch meeting that begins at 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019. Conveniently located at a nearby seaside venue, Friedrichs …continue reading