November 3, 2014
Stuart Foundation welcomes new staff, Julie Maxwell-Jolly
and Susan Little
as Senior Program Officers for the Education Program.
October 28, 2014
Study Offers First Look at New Local Control Funding in California School Districts. Research report finds enthusiasm, positive change, and serious concerns for the future among education officials.
Read More October 10, 2014
9 Federal full service community schools awards announced among a pool of 147 applicants. Read More October 10, 2014
News from the field: The state of California is developing a series of databases to track students from high school into higher education or post-secondary training -- and then into the workforce. Read More. October 10, 2014
Sacramento City's increase in graduation rate was among the highest in the state, showing improvement in places with college and career pathways. Read More. October 9, 2014
Partnership For Children & Youth release new report "Time Well Spent." Read More. October 9, 2014 GreatSchools.org
uses the power of the internet to help parents get informed and engaged in their children's education. The organization just released 63 milestone videos for parents and families on new standards on the GreatKids.org
website. October 8, 2014
Over 100 education leaders, policy makers, and executives were treated to a sneak preview of the pilot episode of "Inside California Education". Read More. September 25, 2014
The California-based and Foundation grantee Parent/Teacher Home Visit Project (PTHVP) was featured in the national magazine Teaching Tolerance. Read More. September 22, 2014
The Center for Teaching Quality (CTQ) is a national nonprofit organization whose focus in on teachers transforming teaching. They have compiled some helpful resources for parents who want to learn more information about the Common Core State Standards. Read More. September 17, 2014
Job opening for Director of Organizational Learning and Effective Communications
. August 27, 2014
GreatSchools hosts bimonthly google+hangout for parents today. “Emotional Smarts: Conversations on Parenting
or Read More
August 26, 2014
The Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation (CDEF) will be sponsoring a series of free 45-minute webinars to help the education community navigate the Toolkit and provide practical tips for using the toolkit with a special focus on back-to-school communications. Read More.
August 12, 2014 More news...
The Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation (CDEF), working with key education partners, has developed an Awareness and Capacity Building Campaign to educate Californians about the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Read More.