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Will California’s $4.1-billion bet on ‘community schools’ transform K-12 education?

“Humanitas’ strength is rooted in its 11-year stature as a “community school” — a model that could take hold at... View Article

What Are ‘Community Schools’? And Why Is California Betting Big That They’ll Remake Public Education?

“It’s easy to walk around UCLA Community School and lose yourself in the question: why don’t all schools look like... View Article

A Case for Coherence: Fulfilling California’s Community Schools Promise

“With students, families, and the education systems that serve them still reeling from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, community... View Article

A Powerful Moment for Community Schools

“From the moment we walked into the Los Angeles Convention Center for the Community Schools X Family Engagement 2022 Conference,... View Article

County office takes lead role in California community school expansion

“A movement in California to expand the number of community schools aims to revitalize neighborhoods suffering from low student enrollment,... View Article

California set to launch hundreds of community schools with $635 million in grants

“Approved a year ago by the Legislature, the $3 billion California Community Schools Partnership Program will be the nation’s most... View Article

Governor Newsom Spotlights Community Schools Strategy to Bolster Student Achievement

“Community Schools provide locally-determined resources and support for students outside of the classroom – such as counseling services, nutrition programs,... View Article

School-based centers can transform health care for California’s children

“Unfortunately, because there is no source of ongoing funding for school-based health centers in California, many do not achieve this... View Article

Let’s advance racial justice through community schools

“In response to successful organizing in 2021 by students and families of color and more than 50 organizations, state leaders... View Article

California State Board of Education and State Superintendent Thurmond Announce First Round of Grants for $3 Billion Community Schools Partnership Program

“The State Board of Education (SBE) today approved an historic $649 million in California Community Schools Partnership Program (CCSPP) grants—much... View Article