Here is an article of a bill-AB 1444-that is trying to make it mandatory to complete kindergarten prior to first grade.The article states that students who do not attend Kindergarten are at a distinct disadvantage when they get to first grade in terms of achievement levels, oral language development, fine and gross motor skill development, […] Continue reading
Governor Brown is busy working through the stack of legislation sent to him at the end of the legislative session. You can look up specific bill information here.
Here are a couple of bills that have gotten press; you’ll find the full list below Continue reading
Emily posed a thought-provoking question in response to the budget video last week. The answer is a complex one, but the simple answer is that if California taxes corporations more heavily, they can easily move to another state (or country) and cease paying California at all. The high-profile example of … Continue reading
Emily shared the following TED talk in response to the post about income inequality. I believe that this is one of the single biggest issues that threatens our economic, social and political structure. What do you think? Click to watch the video.