How Offering More Power Can Help Schools in Poorer Neighborhoods Keep Teachers

“Teacher turnover is high at schools with large numbers of students living in poverty. Now California is pouring billions of dollars into two programs: One subsidizes college students in credentialing programs and the other offers money to districts that want to create community schools.”

This summary originated from a story produced by Joe Hong for CalMatters, a nonpartisan and nonprofit news organization bringing Californians stories that probe, explain and explore solutions to quality of life issues while holding our leaders accountable.