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Three crucial debates to follow at September's California State Board of Education meeting

Three crucial debates to follow at September's California State Board of Education meeting

How should California define underperforming schools and intervene in school districts that clearly need extra help?

Education officials have long been mulling these questions, but during the State Board of Education meeting on Wednesday and Thursday, they are expected to make key decisions and offer one last chance for public discussion of how the state will satisfy a crucial federal law.

Here are three key issues we’ll be following, and we hope you’ll join us. You can watch the meeting here.


1) What’s going on with last year’s test scores?

First up, the board is scheduled to...

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