Long Beach schools chief: Want to get to know our schools better? Academic growth data is a very good place to start
Los Angeles Unified leaders were right to abandon plans for a single rating system for schools, which would have been a giant step backwards for school performance transparency. Those same decision makers should double down by making Los Angeles school academic growth data available to schools and parents. The state of California has made significant...
By Chris Steinhauser | November 4, 2019
Chris Steinhauser: 3 tips for Gov. Brown on how to close California’s pervasive achievement gaps
An open letter to the governor of California prior to his final State of the State Address: Dear Governor Jerry Brown, Your January 25 State of the State Address coincides with the midpoint in the academic year for our local schools and students. A review of public education’s progress and challenges is warranted. Much work...
By Chris Steinhauser | January 22, 2018