Presented by: Dr. Mayra A. Lara, Senior Practice Associate, The Education Trust – West; and Mark Lenoir, Assistant Superintendent, Val Verde Unified School District.  Less than half of California twelfth grade students and only 39 percent of low-income students graduate having completed the courses required for admission to a UC or CSU. Additionally, 4 out of 10 Latinx, Black, and Pacific Islander 3 out of 10 Native American 1 in 10 emerging bilingual (English Learners) […]

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School District Teams Sought For Community Engagement Network

Wednesday, February 20, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE School District Teams Sought For Community Engagement Network SAN BERNARDINO – School districts in California that have demonstrated success in community engagement are being encouraged to submit applications to be part of the statewide Community Engagement Initiative’s inaugural Peer Leading and Learning Network. The Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) is an integral part of California’s new System of Support, which has been established to build school district capacity to ensure […]

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