Apr 182017

Bill Raden reports: A state audit gave Alliance College-Ready Public Schools a mixed review last week, following an 11-month examination of spending and privacy issues related to Alliance’s two-year battle against teachers organizing a union at the charter network’s 28 schools. Though Alliance has been cleared of suspicions that it [Read More…]

Apr 132017

Nick Cahill reports: Hampered by widespread resistance from civil rights groups, backers of a bill that would allow California teachers and principals to search students’ cellphones pulled their proposal Wednesday. Brought by the Association of California School Administrators, Assembly Bill 165 seeks to exempt students from recently enacted digital privacy [Read More…]