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Board of Education Must Adopt Wider Criteria than Standardized Testing in State's Accountability System, CTA Members Urge

At its July meeting next week, the State Board of Education will take more action regarding the Local Control Funding Formula Evaluation Rubrics that will be used to assess student and school progress as part of the state's new accountability system.(Photos courtesy of the State Board of Education.)

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It's Not Too Late to Voice Your Support for Local Control Funding Regulations

This Thursday, CTA representatives will be in Sacramento expressing the organization’s support for the pending draft of the regulations to fully implement the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF).

You can make your voice heard – without booking a flight or driving to Sacramento. 

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State Board to Hear from CTA on Local Control Funding Formula on Jan. 16

The State Board of Education will be hearing from CTA and other stakeholders on Jan. 16 about the regulations and “templates” for fully implementing the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF).

That formula is providing all districts with more funding this year and additional allocations to districts with many costlier-to-educate students – including English learners, students from below-poverty line households, and foster children.

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Congratulations Pat!

Schools Chief Tom Torlakson width CTA Legislative Advocate Patricia Rucker

Schools Chief Tom Torlakson width CTA Legislative Advocate Patricia Rucker

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