Children born in July and August are shut out of the state's transitional kindergarten program. LAUSD wants to change the policy but says its hands are tied.
A new report finds preschools are deeply segregated, leading to questions of equity in the quality of education for preschoolers of color.
Teaching reading in kindergarten can be creative, and one South L.A. teacher believes playful learning works better than rote memorization.
California's child care workers are among the estimated 7 million people who will be able to save for retirement in a state-run plan.
LAUSD teachers will receive training in new methods to help students who struggle with English.
The benefits of hiking with kids in California forests include hands-on lessons about drought and wildfires.
Pitting desks and worksheets against sandpits and swings in the debate over how to prepare children for kindergarten.