The Impact of Newsela on At-risk 7th and 8th Grade Students

This resource was provided by ACSA Partner4Purpose Newsela. Research dating back over a century documents summer learning “loss”, “slide”, or … Read More

Ethnic Studies to Become a Required High School Course

This resource is provided by ACSA Partner4Purpose Lozano Smith.  On October 8, 2021, Governor Newsom signed into law Assembly Bill (AB) … Read More

Learning During COVID-19: Reading and Math Achievement

This resource is provided by ACSA Partner4Purpose NWEA.  At the start of the 2020-21 school year, the COVID-19 pandemic continued … Read More

Assembly Bill 104 Explained: Retention, Grade Changes and Exemptions

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 104 (Gonzalez), one of the most notable bills from this legislative session. The … Read More

Independent Study Changes Released

The highly-anticipated language for independent study has been released as part of the education trailer bill, AB 130. Below, you will … Read More

Summer of Joy: Strategies to Engage Students and Accelerate Learning

  Summer learning provides a renewed opportunity to invite stakeholders to the table, including teachers, parents, and community partners, to … Read More

Operating Independent Study and Distance Learning

  Watch an update about operating independent study by ACSA’s Governmental Relations team.  

Trauma Informed Tips for Educating Through Coronavirus

This resource is provided by ACSA Partner4Purpose SPG. 

ACSA Leadership Academy Presentation on Teacher Support

This resource is provided by ACSA Partner4Purpose SPG.  SPG gave the attached presentation during the Feb. 18, 2021 Leadership Assembly.

How Can Policymakers Help Close the Opportunity Gap?

A recent study by the Learning Policy Institute (LPI) identified more than a hundred California school districts in which students … Read More

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