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Apr 22, 2021

Wednesday marked a significant milestone for freshmen in the Kern High School District. While many elected to return to the classroom for in-person instruction — their first opportunity to do so in more than a year — they also entered their new high schools for the first time.

Apr 22, 2021

Lois Standring, chief business officer at Windsor Unified School District since 2014, has been named Novato’s assistant superintendent for business and operations, effective June 1.

Apr 22, 2021

The county heard Malibu’s argument; they heard Santa Monica’s. Now, it will take a month to deliberate and then decide if the city’s petition to separate from a Santa Monica-dominated school district will undergo studies and a vote.

Apr 22, 2021

Schools within the Chico Unified School District will be open full-time and in-person beginning in the fall. The school board unanimously passed to adopt a full-time, in-person reopening for the 2021-22 school year during Wednesday night’s board meeting.

Apr 22, 2021

Increase teacher diversity and analyze teacher placement to ensure that experienced educators are in place in high-needs schools. Those are among recommendations by a Modesto City Schools Equity and Racial Justice Task Force that were approved by the school board this week.

Apr 22, 2021

Across California, schools are opening their doors again, a first step toward rebounding from the pandemic. But for most students in EdSource’s families project, life remains far from normal.

Apr 22, 2021

One of the first districts to reopen last August in a hybrid mode, the small district in Southern California’s high desert is now among the latest across the state where all 840 students through high school have the option to attend classes in person for five days each week.

Apr 22, 2021

L.A. schools Supt. Austin Beutner, who has guided the nation’s second-largest school district through a tumultuous year of coronavirus-forced campus closures and a disruptive teachers strike, will step down as the district’s leader.

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