A new report from the Government Accountability Office found that regardless of a school’s income, discipline practices on black children and children with disabilities are more frequent compared to their peers.
A total of 368 teachers in the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) announced that they are leaving their jobs to find more affordable accomodations and better pay to accomodate housing expenses.
Although New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Renewal Program has led to a 7% increase in graduation rates at Renewal high schools, these schools are still graduating lesser students than even one year ago.
According to a new study published in the American Journal of Education, institutions and programs that are dedicated to improving low-performing schools haven’t necessarily boosted student performance.
Communities can make a big difference in supporting their local nonprofits, whether it is through donating directly to the organization or by volunteering time or resources. Thousands of organizations rely on these monetary and time donations every year to make ends meet and to continue serving their communities.
Natali Carrera, Vice President of Education Services of ValleyPBS, discusses eliminating the various socioeconomic barriers faced by parents in order for them to learn and benefit from the station’s programs. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.