Posted August 06, 2013 in the News
L.A.'s is among districts exempt from No Child Left Behind rules
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Posted May 20, 2013 in the News
California won't get relief from No Child Left Behind law
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Posted March 10, 2010 in Press Releases
Struggling Schools on New State List Need Assistance And Resources, Not More Sanctions
BURLINGAME – The state's new list of 188 of the most struggling public schools that face punishment due to federal or state laws once again points to the need for assistance to these students and...
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Posted August 16, 2013 in the News
Critics Blast Away at California Districts' Waiver
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Posted September 03, 2013 in the News
Federal Survey Examines Parent Engagement in Education
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Posted November 02, 2009 in Press Releases
Coalition Warns Against Premature ‘Race to the Top’ State Policy Changes
Sacramento—The state Education Coalition today urged lawmakers to involve all stakeholders and wait for final guidelines as they consider potential education reforms related to the federal Race...
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Posted August 20, 2009 in Press Releases
Teachers Say Governor’s Rush to Change Laws So California Can Apply for Race to the Top Funding Could Undermine Student Progress and Hurt Schools
BURLINGAME – The governor’s call today to rush the Legislature to change state laws in order to meet federal funding mandates will hurt student achievement and is all too similar to the failed,...
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Posted July 11, 2008 in Press Releases
State of Board of Education Action Punishes California’s Students
“The State Board of Education’s action to force all eighth-grade students to take a standardized Algebra test is another one-size-fits-all approach that punishes students and public schools, and...
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Posted March 22, 2010 in Press Releases
California’s Educators Praise House of Representatives for Historic Vote
David A. Sanchez, president of the 325,000-member California Teachers Association, issued this statement today about the historic health care reforms approved by the House of Representatives on...
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Posted March 14, 2010 in Press Releases
CTA Concerned and Disappointed With President Obama's Plans to Revise Flawed No Child Left Behind Law
BURLINGAME – David A. Sanchez, president of the 325,000-member California Teachers Association, released this statement today expressing serious concerns and disappointment with President Obama's...
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