Unionized teachers in California push to create "ideas" leadership that moves the practice of teaching without requiring them to leave the classroom.
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April 22, 2014
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April 18, 2014
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April 15, 2014
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April 08, 2014
Vergara case "the closest thing to a silver bullet we've seen," say former LAUSD superintendent Roy Romer and board member Marlene Canter.
March 27, 2014
'On California' blog debuts with its author explaining why he writes.
March 24, 2014
Following Gov. Jerry Brown's principle of subsidiarity, California enacted a Local Control Funding Formula. But it may be harder to implement than devise.