New scores released yesterday [Wednesday] show fewer than half of all California students passed new math and English tests aligned with the Common Core standards. Capital Public Radio's Steve Milne reports.
Say goodbye to those old "Scan-tron" bubble tests. California's new standardized school testing program is officially under way. As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, the tests are on computers now... and the questions are open-ended.
Getting school kids exposed to STEM -- science, technology, engineering, and math -- classes in early grades is the mission behind a new collaboration between UC Riverside and Riverside's public school and community college districts. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.