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


May 25th, 2011
| 03:42 PM | Assessment & Accountability

Following up on an earlier post, the debate on assessment policy turns on the question of how much information we really need or even want to have about student performance.  At the level of rhetoric, of course, we want as much information as we can get, and we want that information to be as accurate as possible.  As a practical matter,...

May 23rd, 2011
| 10:58 AM |

Brown’s May Revised Budget Proposal
Last week, as summarized by the Fox & Hounds Daily blog in two blog posts here and here, Governor Brown’s budget...

May 17th, 2011
| 03:42 PM | Immigration & ELL

                                 This blog post is part 3 of 3.  For part one click here; for part two click...