In this edition of “This Week in California Education,” Executive Director Louis Freedberg, and Editor-at-Large John Fensterwald, joined by EdSource student wellness reporter Jane Adams, discuss key issues on the education landscape:
- The surprising progress of legislation in Sacramento to extend the length of time it takes for teachers to get tenure (read story)
- An increasingly popular strategy to reduce superintendent turnover: hire an insider (read story)
- What schools can do to prevent youth suicide (read story)
And also hear about a new mobile app from the California Department of Education to easily access information about schools and districts around the state!