A blog for the informed discussion of California's education policy challenges.


Nov 30th, 2011
| 11:03 AM | Finance

The latest PPIC poll on higher education in California was released last month, and the findings will bring no cheer to our state’s public colleges and universities. On the bright side, most respondents affirm that a strong higher education system is important for California’s future, and they agree that recent budget cuts are causing...

Nov 9th, 2011
| 11:50 AM | Assessment & Accountability

Cross-posted. As first appeared in Education Week, October 10, 2011.  Reprinted with permission from the authors. 
By Julia E. Koppich & Daniel C. Humphrey.
You can hardly open a newspaper or major magazine today without finding a story about another...