The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) has announced a 27.2% net return on investments for the 2020–21 fiscal year, far exceeding the expectation of 7%.
Are voters souring on school bonds and taxes?
Californians appear to have rejected a $15 billion school bond measure that was championed by Governor Gavin Newsom, Superintendent of Schools Tony Thurmond, and the state’s teachers unions.
The Chula Vista Elementary School District hopes to become the first school district in San Diego County to offer affordable housing to its staff after voters go to the polls next month.
Plus, is it time to retire the number 13 for ballot measures?
The West Contra Costa Unified School Board will ask voters to approve a $575 million construction bond to upgrade school facilities in March of 2020.
California school districts will be discouraged from allowing students to take advanced math courses under proposed changes to the California Mathematics Framework.
California voters have rejected a statewide ballot measure that would have reinstated affirmative action in college admissions processes in California.
The state has found itself defending another lawsuit over coronavirus precautions and schools, only this time the issue is over face masks instead of closures.