Fiscal, Demographic, and Performance Data on California’s K-12 Schools
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This article explains California's statewide student data system, its background, purpose, and future enhancements.
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A quick update on the convergence of reforms dramatically altering California’s public K-12 education landscape.
What began as a small experiment in 1993 - when 29 charter schools opened - has grown into a significant alternative system within California's K-12 public schools, with more than 1,200 schools serving more than 600,000 students.
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Now view and compare CAASPP Smarter Balanced test results in the school and district comparisons! Learn more about the comparisons here.
2016-17 physical fitness test results, school district financial data, staffing and teacher salary data plus additional student groups and comparisons for results from the CAASPP testing system are now available.
Learn how to get the most out of Ed-Data's graphs and comparisons with a "guided tour" you can view at your convenience.
In California, almost 296,000 teachers worked in public school classrooms in 2014-15. This article provides background about California's K-12 teachers.
The Ed-Data website is designed to offer educators, policy makers, the Legislature, parents, and the public quick access to timely and comprehensive data about K-12 education in California.
Ed-Data is a partnership of the California Department of Education (CDE), EdSource and Fiscal Crisis & Management Assistance Team (FCMAT).
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