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Rebooted summer programs make learning fun to prevent ‘summer slide’

By Michelle Maitre at EdSource While summer classes targeted at struggling students are nearing extinction on many school campuses, several districts are rebooting the traditional summer education model...
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EdSource: New push for mental health training for teachers and principals

By Jane Meredith Adams - EdSource Sweeping national reforms in children’s mental health care have yet to materialize in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school shootings, but a group of high-profile... Share

EdSource: School leaders say Oakland’s community school movement will continue, even without Tony Smith

By Michelle Maitre When Tony Smith became Oakland schools superintendent four years ago, he vaulted the struggling district into the national spotlight with his vision of creating a “community school...