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State Government

Charter Schools, Teacher Raises Draw Debate From Finalists For California’s Top Educator

September 11, 2018 |

The two finalists for California’s state schools chief faced off in a debate Tuesday night in a race that pits teachers unions against charter school advocates.

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Sacramento, School District Hold Special Meeting To Discuss Increasing Number Of Kids Who Go To College

August 27, 2018 |

The city says its youth unemployment rate is among the worst in the country and will only get worse if this generation of kids doesn't pursue education after high school.

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Health Care

This Unique Sacramento School Wants To Get More Autistic Adults Into Jobs

June 13, 2018 |

An alternative learning program based in craftwork just graduated its first class. The school is one of the few services available to adults with intellectual disabilities who are out of high school, but not ready for college or work.

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Charter Schools Regroup After Big California Election Loss

June 11, 2018 |

After charter school supporters poured money into the California governor's race to support a longtime ally who failed to advance, the school choice movement may face uncertainty in a state with some of the most robust charter school laws in the U.S.

Vanessa Rancaño / KQED

California Dream

Housing Costs — More Than Tuition — Are Crushing California’s Low-Income College Students

June 7, 2018 |

Attending a university in California can be a financial burden beyond the means of many college hopefuls. Rising tuition is compounded by the lack of affordable housing in the state and the high cost of living.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

School Funding Bill Would Support Lowest-Performing Students

June 7, 2018 |

AB 2635, which was approved by a nearly unanimous vote in the State Assembly, would address the needs of California students who fall behind by directing funding to schools with low-performing demographic groups.

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