Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest:
In and around Los Angeles:
- A UC San Diego student and “Dreamer” originally from Israel was arrested after he took a wrong turn into Mexico.
- Manual Arts High School was placed briefly on lockdown Thursday after a nearby officer-involved shooting.
- Schools across the state are preparing for the possible loss of students after the Trump administration announced it would revoke temporary protected status for thousands of Salvadorans.
- Early education advocates say they’re glad Gov. Jerry Brown increased funding for the state’s littlest learners in his latest budget proposal, but they say much more help is needed.