Chronic absenteeism, beginning as early as preschool, has emerged as an indicator of whether students will go on to graduate from high school. In California, researchers found that 1 in 4 students who have serious attendance problems are enrolled in just 14 school districts.
WCCUSD will need up to $30 million to fully fund the proposed 15% teacher raise. If UTR accepts the offer, how should we pay for it? Read More
For West County students, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Can WCCUSD and UTR agree to terms that can drive teacher retention and continue to improve teaching… Read More
As it negotiates a sizable teacher raise, the district must ensure that teacher retention leads to measurable student achievement at its lowest-performing schools. Read More