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Posted December 12, 2011 in Events

Secondary Literacy Summit X

Sessions highlight best practices for improving adolescent literacy achievement. Keynote speakers, workshop sessions, and school panels will focus on reading, academic vocabulary, comprehension, writing,...

Posted October 11, 2012 in Press Releases

Students make remarkable progress; achievement gap is closing

BURLINGAME  — “This news is yet another measure of the great work California teachers are doing in the face of continuing budget cuts and diminishing resources,”...

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Posted August 27, 2014 in the News

Back to School, and to Widening Inequality

American kids are getting ready to head back to school. But the schools they're heading back to differ dramatically by family income.

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Posted January 09, 2008 in Press Releases

February 2007 Press Releases

California’s Public School Teachers to Celebrate 10th Annual ‘Read Across America’ With Scores of Events Friday


Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages


The National Education Foundation awards close to 200 grants to support educators' efforts to close the achievement gaps, develop creative learning opportunities for students, and enhance their own professional...

Posted March 10, 2014 in the News

Vergara witness says San Diego district, teachers worked together

A member of the San Diego Unified School District board testified today in the Vergara v California trial that the district increased student achievement scores while managing deep

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Posted May 22, 2008 in Press Releases

CTA Announces Swett Awards Winners for Media Coverage of Education

BURLINGAME – Media stories ranging from how Los Angeles Unified payroll system woes bedeviled teachers to how urban violence affects San Francisco students to a Sacramento...

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Posted May 14, 2014 in the News

Reading for fun drops dramatically among teens, report says

Reading among children is on the decline, with dramatically fewer teens and pre-adolescents reading even weekly, and many never picking up a book or magazine that's not assigned,

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Posted November 29, 2010 in Media Center


Quality Education Investment Act | Radio Ad

CTA Radio Ad "Work  Together" | Now that the elections are over, California has a real opportunity to stop the blame game some are playing with our public schools and start...

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Posted September 10, 2013 in the News

State Senate approves student testing plan over federal objections

California lawmakers pushed ahead Tuesday with a new state testing plan despite a threat by the Obama administration to withhold federal education funds unless

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